The latest faux rage incident has been directed at the Confederate flag. South Carolina governor Nikki Haley is calling for the removal of the Confederate flag from the grounds of the South Carolina state capitol in response to the murder of nine black people in a Charleston church. Meanwhile, a congressman from Mississippi is sponsoring a resolution that would ban representations of the Confederate flag and any places it appears—including the state flag of Mississippi—from the halls of Congress.
Of course, people have every reason to be outraged by the shooting of the nine people in Charleston, but the backlash against the flag is just another political stunt. [Read more…] about Ban The Confederate Flag?