Slavery By Another Name Book Cover

Why must the Confederate banner come down?
 Because it is the battle flag of white cowards,
 And those angry that white privilege is ending

By Douglas A. Blackmon When I was a Boy Scout in Leland, Mississippi, my patrol in Troop 42 called itself “the Rebels” during 1976. I still have locked in a trunk somewhere little wooden blocks I painted with the names of each scout imposed over a crude image of the Confederate battle flag–a wall decoration […]