Thursday, November 19, 2020

The 126-year Fight to Change Mississippi’s Confederate Flag

States didn't have their own flags, for them most part, until the late 19th-century. Even though the Civil War had been over for decades, Mississippi still went for the Confederate battle flag when designing their state flag. It took until 2020 for the flag to be redesigned. Vox gives us the history. (via Digg)

1 comment:

smittypap said...

Now the flag only alienates non-believers. Cool!