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Confederate Flag: Heritage And Hate

Slavery and Jim Crow discrimination cast a long shadow on American society. Racial hatred remains a potent force in our society, as a recent horrific event reminds us. On June 17, a white gunman massacred nine blacks in a Charleston … Continue reading

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Coping With Iowa's Coarsening

At a convenience store in North Liberty yesterday, a young guy was fueling his large black pickup truck. A companion was riding shotgun, both clad in blue jeans and dark T-shirts. The brief moment would have passed unnoticed except for … Continue reading

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Sunday Videos

OUTRAGE IN IOWA CITY following the Iowa decision in 2009 Woman removes Confederate flag in SC her name is Bree Newsome on the off chance that you haven’t seen this We celebrate our country’s independence next Saturday. I would say … Continue reading

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