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South Carolina Takes Down Confederate Flag at Capitol
Protests Force House Republicans to Drop Confederate Flag Measure
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries: "The members of the Republican Conference who support the Confederate battle flag apparently argue that this is about heritage and tradition. What exactly is the tradition the Confederate battle flag is meant to represent? Is it slavery? Rape? Kidnap? Genocide? Treason? Or all of the above?"