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headlines found matching 'Confederate States of America'
Wed August 05, 2020
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Secretary of the Interior says the quiet part out loud on conservative radio. The Trump administration has been monitoring social media for antiracism
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Mon July 27, 2020
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
There are assholes and then there's this guy
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Thu July 23, 2020
(AZCentral)
 
 
 
Exactly how a Confederate monument should be 're-gifted'
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Wed July 22, 2020
(History Channel)
 
 
 
On this day in history, in 1862, President Lincoln told his cabinet about the Emancipation Proclamation. Reactions were mixed, with wild approval from the cupboards and concern from the refrigerator
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Anti-racism books are not the means to an end
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Tue July 21, 2020
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Tom Cotton (R-CSA) comes out strongly in support of BLM, ANTIFA
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Mon July 20, 2020
(National Post)
 
 
 
"Trump says Confederate flag proud symbol of U.S. South"
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Fri July 17, 2020
(Stars and Stripes)
 
 
 
Roger Stone's love children discovered. The fruit doesn't fall that far from the tree. Except for that one thing
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(Politico)
 
 
 
The Pentagon bans the Confederate flag in such a way as to avoid angering Agolf Twitler
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Thu July 16, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
NASCAR fans: Don't you dare accuse us of not being racists
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(NBC Chicago)
 
 
 
Bristol TN is set to become the US' newest Covid-19 hotspot
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Wed July 15, 2020
(WTOP)
 
 
 
Richmond, Virginia finds an appropriate venue for its Confederate statues
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Tue July 14, 2020
(Military.com)
 
 
 
TIL the Confederate States of America were part of the landing on Okinawa and occupation of Japan, which lasted until this Monday
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Mon July 13, 2020
(Medium)
 
 
 
No Sherman statue in Atlanta? Seems like a good place for one though, y'know for the history
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Fri July 10, 2020
(Military.com)
 
 
 
Confederate monument at Arlington should have an African American woman screaming "States Rights" and an African American man following his owner off to war saying "You are fighting for my future too, good sir"
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(New York Magazine)
 
 
 
Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley to Trump: "Go find a different way to suck up to racists, Treason Boy"
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Thu July 09, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
You'll never guess where the new epicenter for the world dystopia is
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Wed July 08, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Marc A. Thiessen has been thinking very hard about Trump's Mount Rushmore speech and has some Deep Thoughts about why the liberal lamestream MSM media is working so hard to twist and pervert its meaning
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(RouteFifty)
 
 
 
Chef Boyardee was an actual person. And, yes, Cleveland should definitely put up a statue of him
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(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
Confederate Statues Were Never Really About Preserving History
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Tue July 07, 2020
(MSN)
 
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Congress-critter Thomas Massie (KY-R): Mask laws violate the Constitution. Video with creepy music
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(The Week)
 
 
 
New White House re-election strategy, hoping Americans will grow numb to the death toll from Covid-19
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Of course Gerald R. Ford's statues have to fall down
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Mon July 06, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Lindsey Graham pivots
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Sun July 05, 2020
(Business Insider)
 
 
 
YOU knew that flyer advertising "Antifa Flag Burning Rally" complete with a "face painting booth" for the kids was an obvious fake, as did anyone with a brain. However, a dozen or so right-wing militia types apparently don't match that description
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Reset the clock
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Sat July 04, 2020
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Stone Mountain faces calls for removal. Actual quote: "It's three men on horses. What's racist about that?" Someone get this guy a calculator so he can add it up
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Fri July 03, 2020
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Another racist symbol found in Nascar garage
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Thu July 02, 2020
(SFGate)
 
 
 
Man, the Confederates haven't had their asses whipped this bad in Richmond since 1865
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Wed July 01, 2020
(Mediaite)
 
 
 
"Kayleigh, does President Trump believe that it was a good thing that the South lost the Civil War?"
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(Minneapolis Star Tribune)
 
 
 
Gettysburg, S.D.. population 1200, police force of 2 and home to George Floyd's uncle, who wants the Confederate flag off of the police logo, which was adopted in 2009?
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Mississippi votes to change its flag and that's that, all Confederate symbols are gone from US state flags.....except for the "hidden" ones on Florida, Alabama, Arkansas', oh and the fact that Georgia still uses the ACTUAL official flag of the CSA
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(11 Alive)
 
 
 
The latest edition of 'Take Down That Confederate Participation Trophy in the Middle of the Night' brought to you by the mayor of Conyers, Georgia
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Sat June 27, 2020
(WDRB Louisville)
 
 
 
Louisville Metro government: We are cutting library funding by $750k. Sheriff: Check out our sweet new boat
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Fri June 26, 2020
(Herald Mail Media)
 
 
 
Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Mayor/ He is trampling out the painting of the Confederate battle flags on a store/ He hath loosed the fateful lightning of his terrible swift paint brush/ His criminal summons marches on
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Complete your confederate statue set with this one little accessory: Bubba Rope. It comes pre-tied
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Thu June 25, 2020
(Jezebel)
 
 
 
Walmart offers underwear with Thin Blue Line flag. That's so wrong. The Nazi-brown stripe is supposed to hide UNDER the flag, not on it
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(The Week)
 
 
 
We can't leave
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Wed June 24, 2020
(Mediaite)
 
 
 
Ken Burns says confederate participation trophies are an "attempt to rewrite history by white supremacists," vows to make a 14-part documentary proving they need to be torn down
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Tue June 23, 2020
(ABC 24 Memphis)
 
 
 
Fine, I didn't want to get all dressed up anyway
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(Smithsonian Magazine)
 
 
 
Nothing a few well-placed 155mm rounds couldn't take care of
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(The Bitter Southerner)
 
 
 
The power of empty pedestals
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Fri June 19, 2020
(Metal Injection)
 
 
 
Insane Clown Posse brings back a rather concise message regarding your 'southern heritage pride'
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Oh, now that college football has chimed in, surely Mississippi will change its flag
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(Detroit Metro Times)
 
 
 
Resistance leaders: Burn that rebel flag, Postpone Gatherings and Be Safe. Who are these Empathetic Citizens? Those nice boys from down the street, The Insane Clown Posse
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Thu June 18, 2020
(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
...and a note, signed: Drew Curtis
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(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
"I'm not a racist," says man spray-painting racist slogan on statue of Arthur Ashe
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Wed June 17, 2020
(Atlanta Journal Constitution)
 
 
 
What the hey hey, nanny nanny? Cocaine Mitch McConnell says he's okay with removing Confederate names from U.S. military bases
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(Mediaite)
 
 
 
It takes two to tango and Senator Kennedy wants those filthy Yankees to lose their monuments too
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(Kotaku)
 
 
 
Things that lasted longer than the Confederacy, video game edition. Exhibit 1: Nintendo Wii U
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Tue June 16, 2020
(CBS San Francisco)
 
 
 
Remember when the Confederacy raised its flag on the rocky northern California coast?
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Mon June 15, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
"That's a bold strategy Cotton, let's see if it works out"
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
News: Statues of reprehensible douchenozzles being removed. Fark: NYT poll about it. Sports: 80 percent say take the Paterno one down
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(KIRO-7 Seattle)
 
 
 
Kyle Weatherman debuts 'Back The Blue' vehicle for NASCAR. No word if he'll be called out for mixing sports and politics and told to stay in his lane
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
By being a poster-child for the extreme goals of political conservatives, President Trump is in fact pushing much of the country to the left
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Creator of petition to replace Confederate statues with Britney Spears tributes explains "she means more to us than most of the historic figures we learned about in history class". That and Britney never started a war because she wanted to own slaves
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Sun June 14, 2020
(Houston Press)
 
 
 
Houston mayor Sylvester Turner announced Thursday the intended removal of two confederate statues will be expedited to happen before Juneteeth
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Sat June 13, 2020
(ABC News)
 
 
 
Cadet Bonespurs doesn't see anything wrong with US military bases named after our enemies. Can you name 10 Americans who deserve to have a base named after them?
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(Wikipedia)
 
 
 
Well, with all these other bullsh*t Confederate monuments coming down, what ideas do you have to get rid of Stone Mountain?
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(The Mary Sue)
 
 
 
Things that lasted longer than the Confederacy to the left. Add yours to the right
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Fri June 12, 2020
(The American Independent)
 
 
 
Trump: I've done more for black people than any other president. Lincoln: Um, what? Trump: Lincoln did good, but the end result is questionable. Lincoln: UM, WHAT??
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Yes, this is the ugliest statue ever and of course it's of a Confederate racist terrorist. And it was made by the man who defended MLK's assassin
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Will the Black Lives Matter movement finally end the scourge of southern participation trophies?
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(Daily Dot)
 
 
 
We've seen crappy statues coming down all week. Here's pics of a bunch of awesome statues that deserve to stay around forever
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Thu June 11, 2020
(STLToday)
 
 
 
Only one Senator votes against renaming Confederate military bases
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(Al Jazeera)
 
 
 
Summer plans canceled due to Coronavirus? How about a nice tour through the American South and Southwest? And Al Jazeera has helpfully mapped Confederate monuments, so you and your anti-racist friends can say "hi." Respectfully, of course
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(Esquire)
 
 
 
The worst county fair ever? Pineapple pizza? Who really knows? The headline, it divides by zero
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(The New Civil Rights Movement)
 
 
 
The Tulsa Race Massacre was the site of the single worst incident of racial violence in American history. Naturally, Trump is holding a rally in Tulsa on Juneteenth, the sacred day celebrating the end of slavery
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Southern state takes a stand and refuses to ban the sale of Confederate flags at their State and County fairs, and by southern state I mean Ohio
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Trump will 'not even consider' renaming military bases honoring Confederates. "Our history as the Greatest Nation in the World will not be tampered with. Respect our Military." Somehow forgets that the CSA wasn't part of the 'Greatest Nation'
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(MSN)
 
 
 
NASCAR truck driver you've never heard of claims he'll quit at the end of the season following Confederate flag ban
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Wed June 10, 2020
(Loudwire)
 
 
 
Petition to replace offensive statue with VERY offensive statue
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(NASCAR)
 
 
 
Racists gonna race. Just not at NASCAR events
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Mississippi lawmakers are drafting bipartisian resolution to take the Confederate emblem off state flag. The Governor however says it "should be up to the citizens and not some backroom deal by a bunch of politicians in Jackson." Yes he is Republican
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Tue June 09, 2020
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mike Gilday will be ordering the removal of the confederate battle flag from "all public spaces and work areas aboard Navy installations, ships, aircraft and submarines"
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Judge blocks the removal of Lee's statue from Richmond because of a lawsuit by the family who donated the land on which it stands, claiming VA promised to ""faithfully guard" and "affectionately protect" the statue. You can't do that in a warehouse?
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Sat June 06, 2020
(CBS 21 Harrisburg)
 
 
 
Check out this Megalodon tooth that this 5-year-old kid found. Still think that great white tooth that you found is awesome?
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Fri June 05, 2020
(ABC 4 Charleston)
 
 
 
Female student decides to wear pants instead of dress to graduation at South Carolina high school. Let's see what happens next
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Thu June 04, 2020
(WSET)
 
 
 
Another Virginian Confederate statue is removed, this time in Alexandria
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Wed June 03, 2020
(AP News)
 
 
 
Robert E. Leeaving
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
One other thing these protests have been good for is getting rid of Civil War participation trophies glorifying the Confederacy
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(WAFF Huntsville)
 
 
 
Under Alabama law, removing Confederate monuments can result in $25,000 fine against city, county doing so. Tennessee Valley Progressive Alliance: "Hold my beer"
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Mon June 01, 2020
(AL.com)
 
 
 
After a night of rioting and civil unrest, most state offices in Alabama are closed today. Fark: To celebrate the birthday of Jefferson Davis
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(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Good
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(Live5 News Charleston)
 
 
 
Confederate finally gives up the rebellion
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Tue May 26, 2020
(History Channel)
 
 
 
On this day in history, in 1865, Confederate General Kirby Smith surrendered, facing criticism for failing to provide relief to Vicksburg, Mississippi in spite of his ability to float and copy his enemies abilities by inhaling them
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Mon April 27, 2020
(AL.com)
 
 
 
"Alabama has three Confederate-related holidays: Robert E. Lee's birthday ... (celebrated along with birthday of civil rights leader Martin Luther King); Confederate Memorial Day [today] ... and birthday of Confederate President Jefferson Davis"
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Sat April 25, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
GOP state senator from Michigan offers weak non-apology for wearing a Confederate flag mask: "It was not a Confederate flag. I think even if it was a Confederate flag, you know, we should be talking about teaching our national history in schools"
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Fri April 17, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Used to getting their own way, boomers don't like being told they have to sacrifice like their parents and grandparents did or their children and grandchildren do
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Tue April 14, 2020
(Medium)
 
 
 
Article gets stupid right out of the gate: "California" is not a good thing, never has been and never will be. As a socio-political entity, California has always been a colonial regime, and still is." And then it gets even dumber after that
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(Independent Tribune)
 
 
 
Subby isn't sure what's weirder with this picture: The seemingly erased head of a girl, the confederate flag draped from a bull statue's horns, or that apparently, a high school student would show up at school this month
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Sun April 12, 2020
(WJLA Washington DC)
 
 
 
Your good news story for the day: (Actual) freedom and (actual) liberty on the march in Virginia
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