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Drive-By Truckers, Lynyrd Skynyrd on the Confederate Flag’s Meaning

Lynyrd Skynyrd began phasing use of the Confederate flag a few years ago. Another Southern band, the Drive-By Truckers, agrees. “It’s well past time for all the Southern states to move on.”


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Metro Detroit Business Ends Sales Of Confederate Flags; ‘Not Much We Can Do’

“This man who scolded me said the flag is tainted. And I’m thinking, name a flag that in some way is not tainted. I mean, what history of any country doesn’t have shame?”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2015

Ted Nugent (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images, File)

Ted Nugent Says He Wouldn’t Raise Or Wear The Confederate Flag Today

“Back when I would wear a Confederate flag on stage…there wasn’t a racist thought to be found.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2015


NAACP Still Defending Honoree Choices

The NAACP’s 56th Annual Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner is just a week away, and there’s still controversy surrounding this year’s recipient of the Great Expectations Award.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2011