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Comrade Morlock

The Black Panthers accepted the Young Americans’ Confederate Flag as “Heritage, Not Hate”

Symbols take on meanings that their creators never expect. Brutal Romans never thought Christians would adopt the cross. Peaceful Hindus and Native Americans never thought Nazis would adopt the swastika. The US flag represents home to some and terrorism to others—and so does the Confederate flag.

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Will Shetterly

Will Shetterly

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