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Lege Lines: Eric Johnson Prevails Over Racist Confederate Plaque
No more Confederate nonsense, Empower Texans gets a pass, and the first-ever LGBTQ Caucus
"...Let's All Play Nice This Time: Bands, massive flags, and military flyovers marked Tuesday's inaugural ceremonies for re-elected..."

Jan. 18, 2019 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

The Wrong Kind of Rebel Rock
Why bands are lowering the Confederate battle flag
"...Give Up. “Why does a Scottish band have a Confederate battle flag on its cover,” I wondered. Seemed as..."

July 22, 2015 Music Post by Richard Whittaker

News Roundup: Tragedies and Textbooks
Another officer-involved shooting; Waco shootout update
"...white-out history following this month's growing controversy over the Confederate flag; and more...."

July 13, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

Naked City
"...parents, students, and minority groups have attacked the school's Confederate-era regalia, asking the administration to change it. They said..."

Jan. 29, 1999 News Feature

Day Trips: Best of Texas
Here’s half a dozen of the best things about Texas travel in 2017
"...the prank, about 1,000 people, many well-armed and waving Confederate flags, showed up to protect the equestrian statue from..."

Nov. 3, 2017 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Noose Found on WilCo Campaign Sign
CD 31 candidate Christine Mann’s sign vandalized by hate crime
"...the comments to the FBI and WCSO. She says Confederate flags often wave from cars and homes around Leander,..."

Jan. 12, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

SXSW Interview: Margaret Brown
We're all connected through the Great Invisible
"...neighbors get assistance, and some of those doors have Confederate flags, whoa. You've tackled race issues, and specifically Southern..."

March 10, 2014 SXSW Post by Kate X Messer

Seeing the Invisible
Margaret Brown dives headfirst into the BP Gulf oil tragedy
" rundown trailers, school buses, or boats festooned with Confederate flags and commiserate with Harris but, in the end,..."

March 7, 2014 Screens Feature by Kate X Messer

Another cupcake for UT
"...the game and, by the looks of all the Confederate flags, it won't be because they're celebrating this month's..."

Sept. 14, 2012 Sports Column by Michael Corcoran

Longhorns' Million Dollar Bash
Texas beats New Mexico 45-zilch
"...the game and, by the looks of all the Confederate flags, it won’t be because they’re celebrating this month’s..."

Sept. 9, 2012 Sports Post by Michael Corcoran

Welcome to Texasland
Bob Bullock's final monument to himself, the Texas State History Museum, won't have many historical documents, but it promises to be entertaining.
"...Civil War veterans and their families buried in the Confederate field. But when Bullock took a look around the..."

June 23, 2000 News Feature by Bill Crawford

Letters at 3AM
It's time for the American South to reject its "rebel" hypocrisy of states rights and atone for the sins of the slave economy of the Confederacy.
"...of roughly one every three days. Now that the Confederate flag is again an issue in American politics, and..."

Feb. 4, 2000 Column by Michael Ventura

Day Trips
The exhibit of flags in Houston reminds us of what it took to come this far.
"...The Texas flags exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston..."

Feb. 1, 2002 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The Ghost and the Darkness
" is like taking an E ticket at Six Flags with your pockets stuffed full of nitroglycerin: Things go..."

Oct. 18, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

TV Eye
PBS isn't afraid to take chances with its programming.
"...Family airs Wednesdays, 7pm, on PBS.Capture the Flag The Confederate flag was first conceived as a means to honor..."

Feb. 1, 2002 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Page Three: Trump and the Co-opting of “Alt”
If "alt-left" means "anti-Nazi," count us in
"...been emboldened by Trump's presidency to proudly unfurl Nazi flags in public squares and sieg heil their orange-haired new..."

Aug. 18, 2017 Column by Kimberley Jones

Playback: Worst of Both Worlds
R. Kelly dies in performance only, while Tony Offender and Traci Lamar Hancock leave Austin's astral plain for real
"...mix of Latin styles with celebratory energy. As the flags of Puerto Rico, Mexico, and the Dominican Republic dotted..."

May 18, 2012 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Pride of the Yankees?
Evan Smith translates a New York pedigree into the editorship of Texas Monthly.
"...we like to call them. But it's changed. The Confederate flag is a good example; nobody in our pages..."

July 20, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

A fresh melange of reader responses to our recent issues.
"...a dead horse, Stephen. You do realize that the Confederate battle flag is just a symbol, right? And being..."

May 25, 2001 Column

Day Trips
" as the food is tasty. Decorated with old flags, toys, farm implements, and household goods, the DeWitts must..."

April 10, 1998 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

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