In Civil War Memory Kevin Levin’s drawn attention to a rather large Confederate Battle Flag that flies in Florida along I-75; another flies along I-65 in Alabama. Now one flies in Texas along I-35 near Waco, although not without some controversy. Soon these flags, now part of an initiative called “Flags Across the South,” will be along every interstate (I find the placement of these flags by a network created by the federal government worth a chuckle).
Here’s a call to understand what the Confederate Battle Flag really represents.
Look at it this way: there’s only one of these.
Oh, and for the weekly article on black Confederates, featuring the usual cast, turn here.