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Confederate Flag At South Carolina Statehouse Briefly Taken Down

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The Confederate flag was taken down from the South Carolina statehouse by a woman who apparently felt the state’s legislature wasn’t working fast enough. Reports began surfacing early Saturday morning that an unnamed black woman and a male compatriot took it upon themselves to remove the Confederate flag from the pole that sits in front… Read more »

Mass Shootings And Racism In America: Something Needs To Change

Mass Shootings And Racism In America: Something Needs To Change

Last week’s shooting of nine black church goers in Charleston, South Carolina, has shocked the nation and inflamed the debate on race in America, gun control, and the Confederate Flag, but change is far from certain. The knee-jerk reaction about these topics from many Americans is to deny the need for change, but that doesn’t… Read more »

Lindsey Graham Enters 2016 Presidential Race

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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) announced his presidential bid in his hometown on Monday, joining an already crowded Republican ticket. When asked about a motive for running, Lindsey Graham told CBS in May that he was considering a run because “the world is falling apart.” If elected, he said he would start his duties as Commander-in-Chief… Read more »