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Poll: Majority sees Confederate flag as Southern pride symbol, not racist

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> American public opinion on the Confederate flag remains about where it was 15 years ago, with most describing the flag as a symbol of Southern pride more than one of racism, according to a new CNN/ORC poll. And questions about how far to go to remove references to the Confederacy …

Confederate Flag

Confederate Flag Treated Like Fallen Hero

When South Carolina finally took down the Confederate battle flag, the respect shown by State Troopers shows that many still miss the point of what …

War

Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flag

HANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for good after governors in South Carolina and Alabama removed it from …

White Southern hate, stripped bare for all to see

As a nation finally confronts the truth about the Confederate flag, we join together to tear a hateful symbol down<p>The fight over the Confederate battle flag may change the course of a generation of American politics. The flag is not simply about race. It is about the nature of the American …

Pro-Confederate flag rally at 'south's Mount Rushmore' draws hundreds

Amid opposition to flag following Charleston shootings, protesters at Georgia’s Stone Mountain Park say their celebration is about ‘southern heritage’<p>In a flare-up of the controversy that followed a June mass shooting in South Carolina, hundreds of protesters waving Confederate flags gathered this …

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Pentagon: Confederate base names won't be changed

<b>(CNN) —</b> Following the national debate on the Confederate flag, the Pentagon said Wednesday it did not expect military bases named after Confederate leaders to see those names replaced.<p>The Pentagon emphasized Wednesday that it is up to the individual military services to name their bases and said …

Military

Small town Alabama mayor: Big city atheists forced him to remove blatantly unconstitutional Christian flag from city hall

“That’s what they do — they pick on these smaller towns that can’t defend ourselves,” he said<p>In order to save it from financial ruin, the mayor of a small Alabama town capitulated to a request by the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) to remove the Christian flag that had flown above city hall …

Rewriting History or Acknowledging It?

Hauling down the Confederate battle flag from its staff on the grounds of the South Carolina Capitol in July marked a tectonic shift in white rulers' manipulation of the tragic racial history of the American South. It may have been just the beginning.<p>Triggered by a single act of hate and madness, …

Where in the world is the worst place to be a Christian?

Persecution of Christians has increased dramatically in parts of the world. Here we list the top 25 most anti-Christian countries

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We need new leaders: women of South Sudan's Bentiu camp speak

More than 100,000 now live in this base for internally displaced people in the world’s newest country. Inside the camp, three women tell their stories<p>The number of South Sudanese seeking refuge in the UN compound in Bentiu has risen above 100,000, the organisation has announced, making it the …

Africa

Why Adults Are Buying Coloring Books (for Themselves)

In 2011, the British publishing house Laurence King asked Johanna Basford, a Scottish artist and commercial illustrator specializing in hand-drawn black-and-white patterns for wine labels and perfume vials, to draw a children’s coloring book. Basford suggested instead that she draw one for adults. …

Gunfight Friday: Model 700 Mountain Rifle vs. Sako Coltsman

Now that stable, durable synthetic stocks are the norm on hunting rifles, it’s easy to forget that generations of hunters carried walnut-stocked …

New Waterfowl Blind: Momarsh Invisilay

In Washington, the problem was 100 widgeon feeding in 8 inches of water in the middle of a flooded greenfield. The closest cover was 100 yards away. …

ATV Review: 2015 Can-Am Outlander 6X6 XT

Bigger is not always better, but in the case of Can-Am’s new 2015 Outlander 6X6 XT, we think it could be. Although the technology of a second set of …

Suppressors: Time to Save Your Hearing and Quiet the Naysayers

If you invented a product that made jackhammers quieter, everyone would say, “Wonderful!” If you created a medical device that saved people’s ears …

Debunking Blood-Trail B.S.

(<i>Photo by Michelle Brantley</i>)<p>On an ideal day, you make a great shot, the arrow or bullet does what it’s supposed to do, and your deer dies within …

Gun Cleaning, Part 1: Powder Fouling

Cleaning a gun is about as much fun as scrubbing the bugs off your windshield, picking up after the puppy, or covering Hillary Rodham Clinton on the …

Gunfight Friday: Ruger vs Mossberg Rimfire

This week we have another rimfire fight. It will, of course, be a war of words, not bullets, since .22 LR ammo remains scarce. The contestants are …

The Field & Stream Adventures Podcast: Paddling Quetico, Episode 2

You can’t have a good adventure without hardship and a little danger. We got plenty of both in episode two of Paddling Quetico. Right after our float …

How 3 Top Outfitters Grow Killer Food Plots

<i>Illustration by Steve Sandford</i><p>If an outfitter’s food plots don’t produce, it can mean tough hunting for clients and lost business. We surveyed a …

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"Don't confuse me with being anything else other than proud. Proud to be a hunter. It's time we stop apologizing for how we get our protein. This is …

Protein

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