Federal Judge: Confederate Emblem on Mississippi Flag Is “Anti-American”

Because it’s true
444John Vreeland
4/14/16 9:43:36 am
re: #12 The Very Reverend Battleaxe of Knowledge It is not celebrated as such, at least not as part of a revisionist history, nor has it been wielded as a symbol of racial oppression in the way others have. It's ...

African-American attorney Carlos Moore has filed a federal lawsuit in Mississippi seeking to have the state flag declared unconstitutional, because it includes a Confederate battle emblem (shown above). Yesterday the judge in the case said the Confederate flag is “anti-American,” a fact that’s hard to deny since it’s a …

Lolwut of the Day: Jeb Bush Says the Problem With the Confederate Flag Wasn’t the Confederacy

Treason, slavery, civil war - not problems
245Scout
12/23/15 9:24:57 pm
re: #80 wrenchwench If I remember correctly, that is the world's biggest building. At least it used to be. I'm not sure if it still holds the record.

Erick Erickson Responds to Kim Davis Contempt of Court Arrest: “What Day Does the Civil War Start?”

Time to start killing in the name of Jesus
439Bubblehead II
9/03/15 5:26:50 pm
Lizards. Calling it a night. See you in the A.M. But being the cantankerous individual that I am and because it irks a certain Lizard. Here's some music. Don't click if you don't want to listen. And a WTF to ...

Video: Ken Burns on the Civil War: It Was About “Slavery, Slavery, Slavery”

The Confederacy was holding onto the idea that some humans should be able to own other humans
535Ace-o-aces
8/24/15 3:22:24 pm
re: #405 Backwoods_Sleuth NOBODY TOLD ME I WOULD HAVE TO READ THINGS I DISAGREE WITH!!!!! Remember, women who complain about being stalked and harassed are oversensitive SJWs, but Christians can freak out over having to read that gay people are ...

The Confederate Flag Is Coming Down, but South Carolina Doesn’t Deserve Congratulations

It was a deliberate insult to the civil rights movement
279kirkspencer
7/09/15 5:25:13 pm
re: #277 steve_davis There's a depth of insult I try not to tolerate. I developed it when the same sorts of things were tossed out about the Clinton's daughter.

150 Years After the Civil War, South Carolina Finally Surrenders

Nikki Haley, Lindsey Graham call for removal of Confederate flag from SC Capitol
382Honey Punch!
6/22/15 8:47:02 pm
re: #325 Shiplord Kirel It's unsurprising, really, that so many straight white people would object to a primarily gay and/or black style of music.
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The Only Confederate Flag We Ever Need to Remember

The white one
512wrenchwench
4/10/15 12:40:09 pm
re: #509 b_sharp It's all trial and error. Good luck! My doc gave me something to try for less dizziness. All I got was the 'side-effects', dry-mouth and fatigue. More coffee!

Egypt’s Descent into the Heart of Darkness

Madness, power, and no good outcome on the immediate horizon
27thecommodore
8/15/13 1:18:50 pm
re: #24 Ian G. I think that's the worst thing we can do. As others have pointed out, if we did that, it would only open the door for some other country to step in, one that might not have ...

Obama Campaign Ad: Sarah Palin and the Far Right

“Back to the days before the Civil War”
823Prononymous, rogue demon hunter
3/12/12 4:58:52 pm
re: #822 Obdicut Do you think a brain is useful without oxygen? I don't. Correct. You have been arguing the whole time that those functions are separate. They aren't. One area of the brain can contribute to many functions. Removing ...

Video: Andrew Breitbart Fantasizes About Killing Liberals

‘We outnumber them and we have the guns’
330Stephen T.
9/22/11 5:38:59 am
re: #14 Targetpractice, Worst of Both Worlds There is one thing that depresses me. I have met U.S. military personnel ranging from E-1 to O-3 who have stated to me their personal desire to engage in Brietbart's (and others') civil ...