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By Butter Bracco On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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UNC student Maya Little vandalizes Confederate flag with red paint, does interviews before being arrested

A graduate student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has been arrested for defacing a Confederate statue on campus with red paint, attempting to signify blood. The campus activist group, Move More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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Author Rebecca Morris mistakes a Norway flag for the Confederate Flag when reporting the hate to the paper

The Seattle Times reported on a news tip about a Confederate flag flying in front of a house in Greenwood, only to discover it’s the flag of Norway. The complaint came from Rebecca Morris, a New York Times More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, August 14th, 2017
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Racist ‘United the Right’ rally results in Heather Heyer dead, 35 injured; State Troopers Jay Cullen, Berke Bates die in helicopter crash

A “United the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia turned violent and resulted in one person being killed with over 30 others injured. On Saturday, Lieutenant Cullen and Trooper Bates were in More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Friday, June 17th, 2016
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Rev Anthony Thompson on Charleston, Dylan Roof shooting, ‘Now is the time to focus on God’

The husband of Myra Thompson, a Pastor murdered by Dylan Roof in the Charleston, South Carolina shooting a year ago, says “Now is the time to focus on God. Rev Anthony Thompson led a Bible study on Mark 4:1-20 More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, May 2nd, 2016
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Will Beinbrink interview, talks ‘I Saw the Light’ Tom Hiddleston, ‘Free State of Jones’

Tom Hiddleston transformed into Hank Williams for the biopic I Saw the Light and Will Beinbrink reflected on the film, working with the Marvel star and his role as Jim Denny during his interview on Dispatch Radio. “It More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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UNC ‘Silent Sam’ protest gets ugly: screaming profanity as Confederates, ‘F your flag’

Two Confederate heritage groups that converged at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill on Sunday to rally in support of a controversial Civil War statue on campus and were met with a volatile, aggressive More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, August 6th, 2015
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Florida NAACP creates stir over General Robert E Lee portrait

In Lee County Florida, a portrait of Robert E. Lee wearing a Confederate uniform is hanging in the chambers of the County Commission. The local NAACP leaders is claiming that the portrait “represents treason” More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, July 31st, 2015
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Arlene Barnum recounts car accident instigated by Confederate Flag protesters, led to death of Anthony Hervey

Arlene Barnum spoke out about the car accident which killed Anthony Hervey. The crash followed a Confederate Rally, involved opponents of the flag forcing the Ford Explorer off of the highway. Speaking to TheBlaze, More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
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Arlene Barnum details ‘murder’ of Anthony Hervey, car accident

Following the rally called “Monumental Dixie” in Birmingham, Ala., a black supporter of the Confederate Flag was driven off the road, flipped in the vehicle and killed. Anthony Hervey, 49, was with fellow supporter, More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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Bill Clinton to NAACP in Philly: South Carolina shooting ‘changed the country’

Former President Bill Clinton followed President Obama by speaking with the national NAACP in Philadelphia on Wednesday. Clinton talked about voting, midterm versus presidential election turnout and touched on More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Sunday, July 12th, 2015
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Dr Ibrahima Seck: New Orleans Saints’ symbol is a racist icon of slavery

In the wake of the Confederate Flag controversy, which was spawned out of the Dylann Roof murder of Christians in a South Carolina church, some are calling out the NFL’s New Orleans Saints for the logo — fleur More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, July 11th, 2015
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Tennessee approves plan to dig up, remove the remains of Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest

A city council Memphis, Tennessee unanimously approved the plan to dig up the remains of Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest grave from under his statue at the Health Sciences Park on Union Avenue. The More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, July 11th, 2015
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Virginia baker Mike Sweeney makes Confederate Flag cake, says we can agree to disagree

A Virginia bakery was immersed in a sudden controversy during the ongoing Confederate flag debate as the Fredericksburg shop, Crumb and Get It, has made a cookie cake that features the Confederate flag. “It was More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 10th, 2015
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Ryan Koch’s petition says Cracker Barrel name offends ‘European Americans’

An Iowa man is petitioning Cracker Barrel to change its name, removing the “offensive” term “Cracker” from its name, which could be offensive to European Americans. As the Confederate flag More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
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Dylann Roof officially indicted for South Carolina church murders

Dylann Roof, the 21-year-old gunman who killed nine Christians in a South Carolina church on June 17, 2015, was formally indicted Tuesday on nine counts of murder and three counts of attempted murder for the More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Sunday, July 5th, 2015
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Professor Zandria Robinson tweets whiteness is terror, they are conditioned for mass murder

A sociology professor posted on Twitter that whiteness is “terror” and that white people are “conditioned” to commit mass murder. Zandria Robinson regularly makes extreme and radical remarks on social media More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 3rd, 2015
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Vandals attack Christopher Columbus statue in Boston with ‘Black Lives Matter’ message

Vandals defaced an iconic statue of Christopher Columbus in Boston’s North End by covering it in red paint and tagging it with the phrase, “Black Lives Matter.” The paint has since been removed, More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015
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CNN’s Don Lemon, Ashley Banfield discuss taking down Jefferson Memorial

CNN’s Don Lemon hinted that there will come a day when the United States will have to “rethink” tributes such as the Jefferson Memorial. After a segment with Ben Jones, in which the former Congressman More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, June 21st, 2015
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Confederate Flag targeted in the wake of church shooting

The shocking killings at a South Carolina church have re-ignited the political controversy over the Confederate battle flag still flying above the state house grounds. Flag supporters say it is a symbol of Confederate More...


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