Little Rock Officials Weigh Renaming Confederate Boulevard
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Little Rock Officials Weigh Renaming Confederate Boulevard

CLAUDIA LAUER, Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Though only a short stretch of…

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Protests Continue Over Confederate Flag Ban at High School
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Protests Continue Over Confederate Flag Ban at High School

ALANNA DURKIN, Associated Press CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (AP) — Protests continued Friday over a western Virginia…

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Yale Grapples With Ties to Slavery in Debate Over a College’s Name
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Yale Grapples With Ties to Slavery in Debate Over a College’s Name

NEW HAVEN (New York Times) — When Maya Jenkins was accepted to Yale, her family erupted…

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Texas Judge Clears Way for Removal of Jefferson Davis Statue
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Texas Judge Clears Way for Removal of Jefferson Davis Statue

JIM VERTUNO, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A judge on Thursday cleared the way…

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The Pernicious Civil War Revisionism Poisoning American History Students
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The Pernicious Civil War Revisionism Poisoning American History Students

(Salon) – No living historian has done more to shape our understanding of the American…

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An Answer for Confederate Apologists
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An Answer for Confederate Apologists

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   Someone identifying himself as Jimmy Oliver sent me…

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The Confederacy’s ‘Heritage’ of Slavery
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The Confederacy’s ‘Heritage’ of Slavery

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   The disclosure that Dylann Roof, the admitted killer…

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Mitch Landrieu Calls for Removal of New Orleans’ Confederate Symbols
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Mitch Landrieu Calls for Removal of New Orleans’ Confederate Symbols

(New Orleans Advocate) – Mayor Mitch Landrieu advanced his call for the removal of four New Orleans…

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Confederate Flag Sales Soar After South Carolina Church Shooting
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Confederate Flag Sales Soar After South Carolina Church Shooting

By Amen Oyiboke Special to the NNPA from the Los Angeles Sentinel Rising conversations about…

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SC Senate Gives Final OK to Confederate Flag Removal
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SC Senate Gives Final OK to Confederate Flag Removal

JEFFREY COLLINS, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Senate gave final approval…

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