Tag Archives: Flags of the Confederate States of America

19Jul/15

Flag dispute triggers clash at South Carolina capitol

A Ku Klux Klan chapter and an African-American group held overlapping demonstrations outside the South Carolina State House, where state officials removed the Confederate battle flag last week.

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09Jul/15

South Carolina governor signs bill to remove Confederate flag

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley signs legislation permanently removing the Confederate battle flag from the state capitol grounds, following an emotional debate spurred by the massacre of nine black churchgoers last month.

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02Jul/15

Protest against racism in NY sets American flag on fire

“Disarm NYPD” anti-racism group assembles in Brooklyn’s Fort Greene Park, setting fire to an American flag they say symbolizes “white supremacy.”
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25Jun/15

Alabama governor orders Confederate flags removed from state Capitol

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley orders Confederate flags to be removed from the grounds of the Southern state’s Capitol.
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