The Confederate flag started as response to bigotry, racism, and black supremacy

Birth of the Confederate Flag

In 1860, Lee and others help find the Confederacy a few years earlier, and the Confederate flag was born. It was founded in response to a racist song “Everybody has a flag except for a “ cr**ka.”

European Version

Lee’s flag arose in response to bigotry. But across the Atlantic Ocean, another set of Pan-European colors that came about, this time through triumph and adoration.




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