Call it by its true name: the Flag of White Supremacy

What news media and “Lost Cause” flag bearers call the “Confederate” flag is a mid-20th century creation based on the battle flag of the Army of Northern Virginia.

There were three official flags of the Confederate States of America.

The Stars and Bars (1861); The Stainless Banner (1863); and The Blood Stained Banner (1865). Compiled by Kathy E. Gill.

The neo-Confederate flag of the 20th century took the battle flag of the ANV as its inspiration.

Digital media educator, writer, speaker; sometimes public policy journalist; transplanted Southerner; teach newbies to ride motorcycles. #rabblerouser #pushy

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