Monthly Archives: June 2015

Rep. Clyburn: How to Take Down the South Carolina Confederate Battle Flag Once and for All

Originally posted on TIME:
If you’re going to honor a flag, you should know what it represents. The flag currently flying on the South Carolina statehouse grounds is not, as many believe, the flag of the Confederate States of America.…

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The Meaning of the Flags Worn by the Suspected Charleston Killer

Originally posted on TIME:
A profile photo taken from a Facebook page thought to belong to the FBI’s now-captured suspect the killing of nine people at a black church in Charleston, South Carolina, offers the strongest clue yet as to…

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Warrants issued for people who cheered at Senatobia graduation

Originally posted on WREG.com:
[ooyala code=”A5bHRndTq6xqAfe329LQb3iGzzdhMhWV” player_id=”ffbcf8e010eb4c238d3dda4eb935d806″] SENATOBIA, Miss. — “My 18-year-old daughter, Lanarcia Walker, graduated from Senatobia High,” Linda Walker said. The pomp and circumstance did not last long for some Mississippi families. “He said ‘you did it…

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Racism and Religious Affects

Originally posted on Duke University Press News:
The recent shooting of two gunmen at the Muhammad Art Exhibit in Texas has brought Pamela Geller, a blogger known for her vitriolic attitude toward Muslims, and her anti-Muslim advocacy group Stop Islamization of America (SIOA) into…

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