Today's Question Of The Day
What we know as "the" Confederate flag was not the official banner of the rebellious South. It is instead a modern variant that is meant to stand for racism and white supremacy.
During the Civil War there were three successive flags that served as the official banners of the Confederacy. What we think of as "the" Confederate flag was not one of them.
Democracy Now! sums up the debate that has exploded over the Confederate Flag in the aftermath of the Charleston church massacre.
This history of the Confederate flag proves that South Carolina is flying the wrong flag