Businesses Pressured SC Gov. to Push for Confederate Flag Removal

Following up on my post from Tuesday… Here’s an interesting, behind-the-scenes bit from a WSJ story on how businesses pressured South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley to ditch the Confederate flag: Ms. Haley came under significant pressure to call for the flag’s removal from leaders of multinational and South Carolina businesses after the shootings, according to […]

On the Charleston Shootings and the Confederate Flag — and Some Links for Following the Debate

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley said Monday that the Confederate flag should be taken down. That comes, of course, after a white man, in a racist attack last week, killed nine African-Americans at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston. Photos uncovered later showed him embracing the Confederate flag. That banner — which South Carolina hoisted […]