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Drive-By Truckers, Lynyrd Skynyrd on the Confederate Flag’s Meaning

Lynyrd Skynyrd began phasing use of the Confederate flag a few years ago. Another Southern band, the Drive-By Truckers, agrees. “It’s well past time for all the Southern states to move on.”

06/26/2015

The Confederate flag is seen flying on the Capitol grounds a day after South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley announced that she will call for the Confederate flag to be removed on June 23, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Apple Removes ‘Mean-Spirited’ Civil War Apps Displaying Confederate Flag

Apple pulled Civil War games from the App Store Thursday, joining other U.S. companies that have already banned the sale of any Confederate flag merchandise in reaction to last week’s shooting massacre at a black church in Charleston.

06/25/2015

The Confederate Flag flies on the South Carolina State House grounds in Columbia, South Carolina, June 24, 2015.  (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Petaluma Homeowner Removes Confederate Flag From Yard After Making His Point

Amid a growing outcry to remove the Confederate flag from state capitols and online merchandise, a Petaluma homeowner says it’s time to lower his rebel banner.

06/25/2015

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Ebay Follows Walmart, Sears Banning Listings Of Confederate Flags Following

San Jose online auction site Ebay followed the lead of Walmart and Sears in taking a stance against the sales of Confederate flag items following the shooting of nine members of an historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina.

06/23/2015

A view of the California State Capitol in Sacramento, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown Officially Bans Sales Of Confederate Flag On State Property

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation prohibiting California state government agencies from selling or display items displaying the Confederate flag.

09/25/2014

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California Bill Banning Confederate Flag Merchandise Heads To Gov. Brown’s Desk

Gift shops in California may soon have to get rid of some extra inventory if Gov. Jerry Brown signs a bill that would ban the state from displaying or selling merchandise with the Confederate flag.

08/22/2014

A view of the California State Capitol in Sacramento, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California Bill Banning State Confederate Flag Sales Passes Assembly

California state government departments will be prohibited from selling or displaying items with an image of the Confederate flag under a bill that passed one house of the Legislature.

05/05/2014

A view of the California State Capitol in Sacramento, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bill Would Ban Sales Of Confederate Flags On California State Property

A bill introduced by a Democratic lawmaker would prohibit the sale of Confederate flags on California state property.

02/21/2014

Students march in protest of alleged hate crimes against an SJSU student, November 21, 2013. (CBS)

3 SJSU Students Facing Hate Crime Charges For Harassing Roommate

Three white San Jose State University students have been charged with a hate crime for allegedly abusing a freshman roommate who is black.

11/21/2013