Today's Twitter threads! (a Twitter thread). Inside: Mar-a-Lago Virus, plutes cash in on stimulus, postal voting vs USPS collapse, "civility" and the Confederate playbook, Bojo has covid, and more! Archived at: 1/ #Pluralistic
Rhode Island is the site of the latest skirmish in decades of free speech struggles between Americans and DMVs across the country, which have included battles over “QUEER” vanity plates and Sons of Confederate Veterans specialty plates.
Driving through South Carolina is a real experience. No you cannot buy that souvenir. Why not? Because it has a confederate flag on it. What does that sign mean? 🤦🏼♀️
The truth behind most of the Confederate monuments being torn down tells an even larger story than you'd realize — explains.
All these folks worried about erasing history when the Confederate statues come down will be thrilled to learn about the existence of books.
But that Confederate flag is welcome anytime at NASCAR races #TheIrony
Most confederate monuments were erected during Jim Crow era. They weren't put up for history, they were meant to terrorize black people.