The Confederate Flag and Racism Should be Recognized as a Democrat Problem

The Confederate Battle flag has only recently become an issue because Democrats see it as a way to gain some political advantage over Republicans. It’s because Nikki Haley the governor of South Carolina is a Republican. Somehow the flag is her problem and the GOP’s problem.

The Democrats ruled the south for more than a century after the Civil War, and Democrats did not object to the Confederate Battle flag and monuments. Georgia’s flag was changed in 2003 during the term of a Republican governor.

At the same time, there are numerous confederate markers, symbols, and parks. There’s Stone Mountain, Kennesaw Battlefield Park, and the Cyclorama, to name just three. Will these have to go?

The carving on Stone Mountain depicts three figures of the Confederate States of America: Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, and Jefferson Davis. Will Liberals call for dynamiting the massive carving like ISIS is doing to images it considers to be anti-Islamic?
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