Lowell Grisham: Stop flying that flag

Rally organizers should discourage Confederate display

Posted: August 23, 2016 at 1 a.m.

I am a son of the South. A fifth-generation Mississippian. My ancestors fought for the Confederacy in the Civil War. I grew up in a town where we honor our Confederate soldiers with two statues and a famous stained-glass window. I grew up with the old Confederate soldier Col. Rebel as the mascot for my high school and my college athletic teams.

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