The Guilfordian

Confederate controversy continues

Annie Fullwood, Staff Writer

September 4, 2015

A flag is oftentimes considered the core of a country’s identity. Whether or not the Confederate flag is part of American identity is still under debate. Since the shooting at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., arguments against public and retail use of the flag...

Confederate flag: don’t ban it — but why fly it?

Estavio Jones, Staff Writer

September 4, 2015

A flag can mean many things to many people. From the stripes and the stars to the colors, everything has a meaning and a purpose. The Confederate flag, like all flags, stands for something bigger than just embroidered cloth. The Confederate flag stands for a major piece of American history. It stands...