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Nikki Haley's star rises as rebel flag comes down

The experience of the past three weeks can only help the South Carolina governor break through into national politics.<p>COLUMBIA, S.C. — The last Republican governor who took on the Confederate flag in South Carolina lost his job. Nikki Haley may get a promotion.<p>Haley’s decisive action to drive the …

South Carolina’s losing battle to rewrite its racist history

For most of my life, a flag representing white supremacist violence against black people flew at the capitol of my native state. It is a very big deal that this emblem of hatred and oppression is finally coming down.<p>Gov. Nikki Haley (R) was expansive after the state legislature finished action …

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