While I am about as far from a Southerner as you can get and have zero attachment to the Confederate flag, this writer makes some good points.
I’m not so much fixed on the Confederate flag as on other history-rewriting efforts. Oklahoma just voted to remove the 10 Commandments from its capitol grounds. I’m waiting for the sand-blasting of Biblical references from the US Capitol.
Once this starts it’s hard to stop and pretty soon, you’re living in Soviet Russia where history changed with the whim of the current ruler.
One of the things I love about the US Constitution is that it shows the amendments. The amendment authoring Prohibition was repealed, but it remains in the Constitution, along with the amendment repealing it, so that we can see our history. We…
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