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    Re: Is the Confederate flag a symbol of treason?

    Quote Originally Posted by theplaydrive View Post
    A little thing I like to call history.

    Also the rest of your post does absolutely nothing to contradict my point.
    Let's see some sources. Without them, the rest of my post does nothing but contradict you.

    Hint: you're not right, just because you say you are. You kinda sorta need something to back it up.
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    Re: Is the Confederate flag a symbol of treason?

    Quote Originally Posted by theplaydrive View Post
    It was on US land.
    In which one of the united states was it in?

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    Re: Is the Confederate flag a symbol of treason?

    Quote Originally Posted by Ikari View Post
    In so much that they lived on the continent of America. Their attempt, however, was to be recognized as NOT "American" in regard to being a citizen of the United States of America. They renounced that and set upon their revolution. They lost, and thus were not recognized as autonomous and sovereign.
    Yeah, I guess that's why they called it the Confederate States of America. Because they didn't want to be, "Americans".
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    Re: Is the Confederate flag a symbol of treason?

    Quote Originally Posted by rocket88 View Post
    South Carolina fired the first shots. You can look it up.
    They fired the first shots in reaction to a Federal occupation.
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    Re: Is the Confederate flag a symbol of treason?

    Quote Originally Posted by rocket88 View Post
    Wasn't the Confederacy founded on property rights? What gave South Carolina the right to take United States military property?
    Because U.S. military installations were on Confederate soil.
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    Re: Is the Confederate flag a symbol of treason?

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    They fired the first shots in reaction to a Federal occupation.
    You mean the US Army occupying their property? The gall....

    We've been over this. South Carolina seceding did not represent transfer of title to Ft. Sumter.


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    This issue has been plowed more times than Paris Hilton.
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    Too bad we have to observe human rights.

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    Re: Is the Confederate flag a symbol of treason?

    Quote Originally Posted by theplaydrive View Post
    No it wasn't.
    Yes, it was.
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    Re: Is the Confederate flag a symbol of treason?

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    Because U.S. military installations were on Confederate soil.
    Still going back to the "We wanted it, therefore it is ours."


    Quote Originally Posted by Jetboogieman View Post
    This issue has been plowed more times than Paris Hilton.
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    Too bad we have to observe human rights.

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    Re: Is the Confederate flag a symbol of treason?

    Quote Originally Posted by Centinel View Post
    In which one of the united states was it in?
    There was only one United States.

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    Re: Is the Confederate flag a symbol of treason?

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    Let's see some sources. Without them, the rest of my post does nothing but contradict you.

    Hint: you're not right, just because you say you are. You kinda sorta need something to back it up.
    I've already posted many sources today. If you're interested you can find them.

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