So where in the article did the guy say the south didn't secede because of slavery?
Right, because some states decide to take the confederate flag down, and because some stores decided to stop selling confederate flag merchandise,...
The nazi flag isn't the Jews flag either. So who cares what the Jews think, right?
What does it represent to the slaves and descendants of slaves?
They could just redesignate Washington as named for Booker T Washington.
This kind of thing tends to happen when the crime is murder too. Regular people get charged for it, police don't (unless there is overwhelming video...
The confederate flag is not all of the sudden an issue. It's been an issue for a long time. It's a symbol of the South's slaveholding past. Hard...
What did obo do?
Somebody better tell the Supreme Court about this then.
Or you can be ok with the executive orders that are constitutional and not ok with the executive orders that are unconstitutional.
I wasn't aware that the president has overstepped his bounds via executive order. Some conservatives say he has, but conservatives are often wrong....
I am unaware that OBO abolished the IRS and instituted a flat tax with executive orders. Got a link for that?
It would be unconstitutional. That's how I would feel about it.
There's a never ending battle to control the political language. Here's a column, out just today, about the term 'liberal', which conservatives...
There is zero chance that a flat 14.5% rate and the first 50k income exempt would come anywhere close to being revenue neutral.
Yeah, I can come up with a list of conservative words and phrases too. What's the point in saying one side is worse than the other?
Right. Because conservative politicians never use euphemistic language to describe unpopular stuff.
What do you suggest be done?
That's the interesting thing. Photos and video bring out the emotions. But just reading a story, less so.
You haven't suggested anything. Just status quo. But when status quo fails, you'll be the first to blame Obama.