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Michigan NAACP Branches Call on State Senator to Resign Over Apparent Confederate Flag Mask

Michigan NAACP Branches Call on State Senator to Resign Over Apparent Confederate Flag Mask

Last month, Michigan State Senator Dale Zorn wore what looked suspiciously like a Confederate flag for a face mask. The senator has since said that the design wasn’t a Confederate flag but the NAACP
Virginia Gov. signs sweep of progressive bills, including Confederate monuments and LGBT rights

Virginia Gov. signs sweep of progressive bills, including Confederate monuments and LGBT rights

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, a Democrat, signed dozens of progressive, exciting, and long overdue bills into law on Saturday, April 11, as reported by The Richmond Times-Dispatch. All of the bills
Mississippi Gov. Declares April ‘Confederate Heritage Month’ as Global Pandemic Rages On

Mississippi Gov. Declares April ‘Confederate Heritage Month’ as Global Pandemic Rages On

Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves has recently received criticism for his handling of the coronavirus crisis after having initially refused to shut down nonessential businesses in his state, a decision he
'This Ain’t Nothing But Racism': Alabama Lawmaker Goes Off on GOP Confederate Monument Protection Law

'This Ain’t Nothing But Racism': Alabama Lawmaker Goes Off on GOP Confederate Monument Protection Law

The Alabama state Senate postponed a vote on a bill designed to preserve and protect the history and culture of white supremacy after a black state senator pulled out a noose to remind GOP lawmakers
Commandant of Marine Corps orders immediate removal of Confederate symbols from all its bases

Commandant of Marine Corps orders immediate removal of Confederate symbols from all its bases

Last week, U.S. Marine Corps Commandant Gen. David Berger sent out a memo that included instructions to leaders of the corps around the world to remove “Confederate-related paraphernalia” from its
WIRE Buzz: Confederate dead at HBO; BoJack reflects in final trailer; Debbie Gibson for Lucifer musical episode

WIRE Buzz: Confederate dead at HBO; BoJack reflects in final trailer; Debbie Gibson for Lucifer musical episode

1p>Well, it’s official. Confederate, the controversial series pitched to HBO by Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, has officially been axed. HBO president Casey Bloys
The Aquaman Movie Is Getting an Animated Sequel...on HBO Max?

The Aquaman Movie Is Getting an Animated Sequel...on HBO Max?

Peter Sarsgaard gets...interesting about The Batman. Niki Caro discusses why her Mulan remake cut the songs and Mushu. Barbara Broccoli reiterates her belief that James Bond can never be played by a
The Aquaman Movie Is Getting an Animated Sequel...on HBO Max?

The Aquaman Movie Is Getting an Animated Sequel...on HBO Max?

Peter Sarsgaard gets...interesting about The Batman. Niki Caro discusses why her Mulan remake cut the songs and Mushu. Barbara Broccoli reiterates her belief that James Bond can never be played by a
HBO Officially Nixes ‘Confederate,’ Benioff & Weiss’ Slavery Drama

HBO Officially Nixes ‘Confederate,’ Benioff & Weiss’ Slavery Drama

During the middle of Game of Thrones, executive producers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss announced their upcoming HBO follow-up: Confederate, an alternate-history sci-fi series positing a future where
High school students displayed a Confederate flag in response to pride flags on campus

High school students displayed a Confederate flag in response to pride flags on campus

The students posted about the incident on Snapchat. The post High school students displayed a Confederate flag in response to pride flags on campus appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Video shows Joe Biden once praised alleged 'neo-Confederate' group as 'full of many fine people'

Video shows Joe Biden once praised alleged 'neo-Confederate' group as 'full of many fine people'

Former Vice President Joe Biden once praised a group that liberals have described as a "neo-Confederate" organization as consisting of "fine people," in a video shared Sunday by President Donald
Alabama Supreme Court Upholds Confederate Monument Law

Alabama Supreme Court Upholds Confederate Monument Law

On Wednesday, the Alabama Supreme Court ruled unanimously that the city of Birmingham violated Alabama’s monument protection law when it placed a plywood screen around a Confederate monument in a
After white supremacists film in front of memorial, Emmett Till nonprofit gets $10,000 in donations

After white supremacists film in front of memorial, Emmett Till nonprofit gets $10,000 in donations

The Emmett Till Interpretive Center a video on Facebook of a white supremacist group standing in front of the bulletproof Emmett Till memorial in Summer, Mississippi. As Daily Kos reported at the
He’s Just a Good Ol’ Boy: Fired Michigan Cop’s Excuse for Having a KKK Application in His Home

He’s Just a Good Ol’ Boy: Fired Michigan Cop’s Excuse for Having a KKK Application in His Home

If you grew up during the ’80s when The Dukes of Hazzard ruled the TV airwaves, then you’re probably familiar with the opening lines from its Waylon Jennings-penned theme song: “Just’a good ol’ boys,
HBO cancels controversial Confederate series from Game of Thrones creators

HBO cancels controversial Confederate series from Game of Thrones creators

Confederate, the controversial, alternate history series from Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, has been canceled by HBO before prior to production in the wake of the creators
Game of Thrones creators' controversial series Confederate dead at HBO

Game of Thrones creators' controversial series Confederate dead at HBO

1p>By now you've probably heard that David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, the TV writers and producers who brought us Game of Thrones, just signed an extremely lucrative new development deal over at
Ill-Advised HBO Series ‘Confederate’ Now Dead in Wake of Benioff & Weiss’ Netflix Deal

Ill-Advised HBO Series ‘Confederate’ Now Dead in Wake of Benioff & Weiss’ Netflix Deal

One of the most controversial TV projects of the last decade is now firmly dead, it appears. In the middle of the run of Game of Thrones, it was announced that the smash-hit series’ showrunners David
Confederate Railroad — saying it was dropped from state fair over band name — declares that 'God will see us through this'

Confederate Railroad — saying it was dropped from state fair over band name — declares that 'God will see us through this'

In the wake of popular country music group Confederate Railroad getting booted from the the Du Quoin State Fair in Illinois next month reportedly because of its name, the band on Tuesday broke its
Country music group Confederate Railroad booted from state fair lineup — because of the name Confederate Railroad

Country music group Confederate Railroad booted from state fair lineup — because of the name Confederate Railroad

In recent years, we've seen Confederate flags taken down, then statues of figures connected to the Confederacy were defaced and toppled — and now it seems even the word "Confederate" could be destined
Contractor shows up to Black family’s home with Confederate flag, gets fired

Contractor shows up to Black family’s home with Confederate flag, gets fired

'I didn't know the flag offended y'all.' The post Contractor shows up to Black family’s home with Confederate flag, gets fired appeared first on The Daily Dot.