One historian says: "I'm in favor of the vandalism."
"It should be a peaceful rally. Like I said, it's for the Confederate Flag."
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.
Momentum inside and outside the State House has been building toward removing the 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.
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