Confederate Flag

Why Is Bill Kristol Embracing Confederate Nostalgia?
July 07, 2015

After all, neoconservatives historically have been hostile to Southern traditionalism.

Three South Carolina Senators Voted to Keep the Confederate Flag Flying. Here’s Their Reasoning.
July 07, 2015

One senator claims the flag had nothing to do with the Charleston massacre.

The KKK Understands Exactly What the Confederate Flag Symbolizes: White Power
July 01, 2015

The rally planned for South Carolina’s capitol settles this debate.

The Confederate Flag Is a Racist Symbol. Just Ask the KKK.
July 01, 2015

By supporting the flag in South Carolina, they’re really supporting a man who murdered nine black Americans.

Why Symbols Matter
June 25, 2015

The Confederate flag is an exertion of raw power. That's why it's defended, and why it's fought.

Is the Confederate Flag Unconstitutional?
June 24, 2015

The answer lies in the 14th Amendment, which guarantees equal protection under the law. 

Nikki Haley Is Not a Hero. She's Just Doing Damage Control for Republicans.
June 22, 2015

It shouldn’t have taken a church massacre to convince the GOP to disown the Confederate flag.

Why Republicans Didn't Want to Say the Charleston Killer Is a Racist
June 22, 2015

If racism is severe enough in America to inspire terrorism, it might also inspire something else: systemic discrimination.

How That Confederate Flag at the White House Got There
October 13, 2013

The 21st-century GOP and the 19th-century Confederacy: An intellectual romance