Posts Tagged: confederate flag
Two stained glass panels depicting the Confederate flag in Washington’s National Cathedral are being removed. The windows were installed to memorialize Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson:
They may have been easy to overlook, but their ousting from one of the country’s most renowned places of worship is a significant gesture in the broader, nationwide movement to rid the United States landscape of racist symbols.
(Dan Weiss is out on tour with his band The Yellow Dress. He’ll be back on August 3rd.)
While we’re getting rid of the flag, here’s some other Confederate memorabilia we should get rid of....more