*For the slight few who may think this whole confederate flag being taken down issue is a done deal, physically it may be, but mentally…not so much.
Most of us knew that the removal of the flag from statehouses across the south was just a formality. African Americans know all too well that the same attitudes that hoisted that flag in the first place still exist.
So the mere fact that a group of hateful, arrogant, white residents would barge into the birthday party of a young black girl waving those flags and yelling racial slurs; then turn around and say the flag has nothing to do with racial hatred is enough to make any sane person gag.
But that is what members of a group called “Protect The Flag” did in a Georgia community.
Multiple news reports say witnesses saw the men pull up to the party in an entire fleet of pick up trucks, carrying confederate flags and threatening to shoot the party guests and at the same time calling them “n*****rs.” Continue reading