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Tuesday, October 24, 2017
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5 Monuments To The Confederacy That Have Been Vandalized

One historian says: “I’m in favor of the vandalism.”

July 6, 2015
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A Flag Hijacked By Modern Segregationists

The flag that is causing such a furor was not “the Confederate flag,” — it’s a flag that was hijacked and dishonored by racists and white supremacists in the 20th century.

June 30, 2015

KKK Cavalry Will Go To SC To Support The Confederate Flag

“It should be a peaceful rally. Like I said, it’s for the Confederate Flag.”

June 30, 2015

Four More Votes Needed To Remove Confederate Flag From SC Capitol

Four more members of the South Carolina House of Representatives must commit to vote in favor of removing the Confederate flag in order for the legislature to mandate its removal.

June 26, 2015

South Carolina Lawmakers To Debate Confederate Flag This Summer

Momentum inside and outside the State House has been building toward removing the Confederate flag.

June 24, 2015

South Carolina Politicians Defend Compromise Over Confederate Flag

Officials in Columbia lowered the U.S. flag and state flag over the capital Thursday, but the memorial’s Confederate flag remained at the top of its staff.

June 19, 2015

Henry ‘Hank’ Hartsfield Jr., Space Shuttle Astronaut, Dies At 80

By Steve Chawkins, Los Angeles Times Over his career as an astronaut, Henry “Hank” Hartsfield Jr. spent many years in training and only 20 days in orbit — but they were very good days. “I’ve never had so much fun,” he once said of his first mission, a test flight of the shuttle Columbia that […]

July 24, 2014

Seven Colombian Taxi Drivers Extradited To U.S. In DEA Agent’s Death

By Chris Kraul, Los Angeles Times BOGOTA, Colombia — Seven Colombian taxi drivers charged with murder in the death of an off-duty U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent were extradited Tuesday to stand trial in Virginia, capping a case that highlighted the pervasive dangers of kidnappings in this Andean capital as well as the omnipresence of […]

July 1, 2014