While I can’t speak for all African-Americans, I don’t think I would be. I wouldn’t know why the flag was being flown. I wouldn’t know if I would be seen as equal because of my skin.I would know that the people there cared so little about my feelings that they chose to fly it. - Kaitlyn McConnell
"BLM and Take ‘Em Down NOLA have previously stormed the Jackson monument, chanting “No justice, no peace” and “F*ck the police."
A recent poll by National Public Radio (NPR) recently found that a whopping 62 percent of Americans oppose the removal of historical monuments."
General Andrew Jackson (later President) was the hero of the War of 1812 predating the Civil War (and the Confederacy) by 49 years.
Now that we've discussed feelings, let us turn our attention to facts.
|St. Andrew's Cross, the flag of Scotland|