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Spirit of the Confederacy in Baltimore. (Photo credit: Karen Adams)

Baltimore Mayor Announces Review of City’s Confederate Statues

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is calling for a special commission to review all of Baltimore’s Confederate statues and “historical assets”.

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Survey Shows Enough Votes to Remove Confederate Flag in S.C.

A survey of South Carolina legislators shows there is enough support to remove the Confederate flag from Statehouse grounds if all supporters cast a vote.


Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) delivers remarks during Freddie Gray's funeral at the New Shiloh Baptist Church during his funeral April 27, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, was arrested for possessing a switch blade knife April 12 outside the Gilmor Homes housing project on Baltimore's west side. According to his attorney, Gray died a week later in the hospital from a severe spinal cord injury he received while in police custody.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Cummings: Removing Confederate Flag ‘Simply Is Not Enough’

A top House Democrat says more needs to be done outside of taking down the Confederate flag.


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Drive-By Truckers, Lynyrd Skynyrd on the Confederate Flag’s Meaning

Lynyrd Skynyrd began phasing use of the Confederate flag a few years ago. Another Southern band, the Drive-By Truckers, agrees. “It’s well past time for all the Southern states to move on.”


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National Cathedral Dean Wants to Remove Confederate Windows

The dean of Washington National Cathedral is calling for the removal of stained glass windows that depict the Confederate battle flag in the historic church.


Conservative author and pundit Ann Coulter. File photo. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Ann Coulter: Nikki Haley Is ‘An Immigrant’ Who Doesn’t Understand America’s History

Conservative political commentator Ann Coulter said Tuesday night that Republican South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is “an immigrant” who doesn’t comprehend America’s history.


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Roundup: Confederate Flag Backlash

Debate over the Confederate flag and other Confederate imagery has exploded after the Charleston, South Carolina church shooting.


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14 Years Ago, Bush Removed Confederate Flag In Florida

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush faced a similar decision as South Carolina officials — whether to remove the Confederate flag from statehouse grounds — more than a decade ago.


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Maryland Officials Want Confederate Flag Off License Plates

Maryland officials are responding to renewed concerns about Confederate symbols on license plates.


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Clinton Says Confederate Flag Has No Place In United States

Hillary Rodham Clinton says the Confederate flag “shouldn’t fly anywhere.”