And what US code states that
Wed Sep 27, 2017 3:22pm

the confederate battle flag is racist?

You are making the case that the actor determines his own meaning in one case, and the observer determines the meaning in the other.

Which is exactly my point.

  • Explaining The Obvious. Again.Amadeus, Wed Sep 27 2:36pm
    When a protester kneels during the anthem, there is no disrespect of the anthem, flag, America, etc. Think of when Rosa Parks refused to sit in the back of the bus. Was there disrespect shown toward... more
    • And what US code states that — Sprout, Wed Sep 27 3:22pm
      • No, I Am Not...Amadeus, Wed Sep 27 3:25pm
        The symbolism for the Confederate flag is established. It has been for some time. The meaning of not participating in the anthem or in the pledge varies based on the protest involved. By definition.... more
    • United States Flag CodeSES, Wed Sep 27 2:44pm
      The United States Flag Code establishes advisory rules for display and care of the national flag of the United States of America. It is Chapter 1 of Title 4 of the United States Code (4 U.S.C. 1 et ... more
      • About the Flag CodeJeeves, Wed Sep 27 6:15pm
        The Code also mentions a few other things about what you should and shouldn't do. See: https://twitter.com/i/moments/911872051731767296
      • Your angle is Pikes, Wed Sep 27 3:36pm
      • The Supreme Court Has Already Held...Amadeus, Wed Sep 27 3:23pm
        ...that our freedom of speech supersedes the flag code. So, no, it is NOT required by law. It was, at one point. But that was an ill-advised and poorly conceived law. Amadeus