Watch Activist Remove Confederate Flag At SC State Capitol

Watch Activist Remove Confederate Flag At SC State Capitol Early on Saturday morning activist Brittany ‘Bree’ Newsome of Charlotte, N.C., took matters into her own hands by scaling the 30 foot flagpole at South Carolina's Capitol in Columbia and taking down the Confederate flag herself.  Another North Carolina activist, James Tyson, assisted her by holding the pole to…

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SC Governor defends Confederate flag at Statehouse by pointing out that Not “a single CEO has complained”

SC Governor Defends Confederate flag at Statehouse by Pointing Out "Not a Single CEO Has Complained” South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley (Republican) said Tuesday that there was no need to remove the Confederate battle flag from statehouse grounds. It was not an issue for CEOs, and the state fixed racist perceptions by electing an Indian-American…

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Why Did Hundreds of African Americans Gather at the White House Dressed as Union Soldiers?

Why Did Hundreds of African Americans Gather at the White House Dressed as Union Soldiers? In one of the more politically astute examples of reverse psychology in recent memory, hundreds of black men gathered at the White House dressed as Union soldiers for a demonstration against the Confederate propaganda that seems to have been propagating…

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