This Is Why South Carolina Raised the Confederate Flag in the First Place

On Monday afternoon, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley became the latest person to urge the South Carolina legislature to remove the Confederate battle flag from the state’s Capitol. In the wake of a shooting that left nine black churchgoers dead, national debate over the controversial symbol has been reinvigorated. Below is a brief guide to…

http://time.com/3930464/south-carolina-confederate-flag-1962/

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