Confederate flags, contentious symbols

  • Looking to the Past
    Looking to the Past
    “Pictures have a lot more power than text. Text is just a bunch of little symbols. You have to actually read it and imagine it, and even that can be censored. With pictures, it’s a lot more immediate.” So observed famed American cartoonist Robert Crumb.     Consider the enormous power of two incredibly controversial symbols – the Confederate battle flag and the similar Confederate Navy Jack…

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