Rebel Flag Speech

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Rebel Flag (And some rant into freedom William Wallace style): This topic bothers me. I am not a history major, but I do know that the only flag that flew nationally over everybody during slavery times was the US flag. Both slave holding and non-slave holding territories and states flew this flag. The KKK burns crosses. Why are these not a symbol of racism now? When will people learn you cannot pick and choose from both sides of the fence? I am sure that the flag that represent the LGBT has just as many people who look at it with disgust, perhaps even more. This too is just a symbol of pride, a battle flag if you will. Double standards are where this whole mess got started in the first place. Anything used in the wrong way can become a symbol
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