Most people look at this flag and think it is a symbol of racism due to the fact that the Confederate States of America practiced slavery. What they fail to realize is that it is also called the “Rebel Flag,” and it’s called this for a reason.
The Confederacy was formed because the people in those states felt that they were being made second-class citizens by the existing government. Just because slavery was part of the Confederate way of life, it doesn’t mean that the nation was representative of racism. The Confederacy and its flag were, and still are, a symbol of rebellion against an unfair, intrusive government.
So this just happened on my blog and all I can say is I’m black and I fly the rebel flag what does that say bout me? Oh wait nothin. Just means I love the south. Fuck all y’all city folk that ain’t ever picked up a history book. YEE YEE