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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Confederate flag’

Nikki Haley: Could Stance On Confederate Flag Help Her Chances Of Becoming Vice President?

Nikki Haley, the popular governor of South Carolina, has long been a name which many thought could end up on a ticket as a vice-presidential candidate. But, some say Nikki Haley‘s handling of the massacre of nine South Carolina Christians at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church last month and the subsequent removal of the Confederate flag from the South Carolina …

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Nikki Haley Cheating Rumors Follow Her as VP Talk Begins

Nikki Haley has been the talk of the town lately, and not just towns in South Carolina. Folks in Washington are taking note of her and the attention she is getting following the horrific shootings at a Charleston church last month. The shootings have been described as hate crimes perpetrated by a white supremacist who displayed a Confederate battle flag …

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Nikki Haley VP Chatter Premature; Infidelity Scandals Still Unresolved

After the racially-motivated church shooting in Charleston last month, South Carolina governor Nikki Haley stepped forward to insist that the long-revered Confederate battle flag be taken down from the state properties in South Carolina. Dylann Roof, the man charged with the Charleston shootings, had posted photos of himself with the Confederate flag. Despite its former sentimental value as a symbol …

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Ben Jones: ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Actor (Cooter Davenport) Defends Confederate Flag

Ben Jones is probably best known for playing the role of Cooter Davenport on The Dukes of Hazzard, but at the moment he’s known for his adamant defense of the Confederate flag. Jones spoke out in defense of the Confederate flag on Tuesday, calling it a “symbol that represents the indomitable spirit of independence.” The actor and former Georgia congressman …

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Apple Is Removing Apps with Confederate Flag Imagery

Apple Is Removing Apps with Confederate Flag Imagery

In the wake of the Charleston church killings and the wave of companies and state governments moving to ban confederate flag imagery, Apple has begun to yank games and other apps featuring the symbol from its App Store. According to Touch Arcade, various civil war games such as Ultimate General: Gettysburg and all Hunted Cow’s Civil War series have been …

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Amazon Bans Confederate Flag Merchandise

Amazon Bans Confederate Flag Merchandise

Amazon has joined other retailers in banning the sale of merchandise sporting the Confederate flag. Following the racially-motivated slaying of nine people in Charleston, South Carolina, calls across the country to “take down the flag” have intensified. Earlier this week, Walmart and Sears announced they would be removing confederate flag merchandise from their stores, and soon after online marketplaces eBay …

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Georgia License Plates: Confederate Flag Controversy

Georgia is at the heart of a new controversy after state officials approved a specialty license plate featuring the Confederate flag. The specialty plates were requested by the Georgia division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans. Their previous plate featured a small battle flag. The new plates feature a larger version of the flag in the background. The new license …

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