Tagged With Confederacy

'They are named for traitors': Democrats launch a last-ditch effort to rename US military bases that honour Confederate leaders


Trump's defence secretary reportedly has his resignation letter ready to go


More than 50 years after the landmark Civil Rights Act passed, Nebraska finally outlawed slavery and Mississippi will replace its Confederate-themed flag



Trump was secretly recorded boasting on speakerphone about how many retweets he got on a post defending Confederate base names


The White House just accidentally made a strong case to rename the military's Confederate-themed bases


White House threatens to veto $740 billion defence bill to preserve military base names honouring Confederate leaders



Pentagon effectively bans the Confederate battle flag from military bases in memo rejecting 'divisive symbols'


Trump defends people who 'love' the Confederate flag and says they're 'not thinking about slavery'


Top general slams Confederacy as 'an act of treason' and says the country needs to take 'hard look' at bases honouring its leaders


Lawmakers consider spending $1 million to strip all Confederate names from US Army bases


Black US Army cadets say they were called the N-word and 'shunned' for reporting discrimination at West Point


Mississippi governor signs bill to remove Confederate imagery from the state flag



Jon Stewart says he doesn't remember Republicans being mad about erasing history when the Saddam Hussein statue was toppled in Baghdad


A plane toting a banner with the Confederate flag and reading 'defund NASCAR' flew over the track at Talladega in protest of its ban from all races


The California city of Fort Bragg was named after a Confederate general. It's now considering changing its name.


This map shows how many Confederate monuments and symbols still stand in the US



Trump is headed for a fight with Congress over renaming military bases that honour Confederate leaders


NASCAR bans the Confederate flag from all races in their latest move to support racial equality and social justice


Trump says he 'will not even consider' renaming US military bases that honour Confederate rebellion leaders


Defence Secretary Mark Esper and Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy signal openness to renaming US Army bases that honour Confederate leaders