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Teaching the history behind the horror, solving monumental problems

Marley Parish, Editor-in-Chief

August 24, 2017

If Confederate General Robert E. Lee and President Donald J. Trump ever became friends, that friendship would come to a dramatic end after discovering their differing opinions on whether or not Civil War monuments should be displ...

No democratic government should endorse such a symbol

Alex Weidenhof, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2015

Shortly after the sesquicentennial anniversary of the end of the Civil War, a growing national consensus holds that the meaning of the Confederate flag is inconsistent with ideals that democratic governments should endorse. Howe...

A symbol of a gross and unpatriotic subculture

Miguel Guillen, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2015

I come from a city in California with a population of more than 300,000 and nearly 80 percent of the population identifies as Latino. I only ever saw the Confederate flag in my history textbooks concerning the war and its use b...

Historical context should not be forgotten

Rachel Belson, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2015

Before debating whether the Confederate flag should be removed or allowed to fly, we must first look at the importance of the flag through a historical perspective.  Did you know that the flag considered to be the Confederate ...

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