Or at least I try not to. I have thought about becoming an anti-farm activist out of spite.
The main reason to fight for the flag is because a pressure group will never stop. It is not about offending black people it is about the NAACP (and their apparent white leadership) flexing their muscles.
I expect to see a "one step forward two steps back" approach where we win one battle but then they incrementaly screw you later.
It is a test to see if our activist lame duck president and the conspiracy of like minde "Marxist-lite" cronies can give us a "cultural revolution" on the way out the door.
The idea of the Confedracy as a beacon of freedom would have succeeded if Cleborne's proposal to free slaves would have been followed.
However, what we non-southerners refuse to understand is that they really just want to be left alone, fly their flag, have their monuments, work out race relations at home where everyone knows their place.
That Harvard Yankee who comments here pointed out that the end of the war
Was unique in that the rebels were just allowed to go home. I say it was notable that they did just go home and go back to work and accept that they were part of the Union.
Now here's something I found on eBay that should pucker your bottom.