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Walmart removing Mississippi state flag from stores amid calls to nix Confederate emblem

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"We believe it's the right thing to do," a Walmart spokesperson said Tuesday.
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Walmart removing Mississippi state flag from its stores

The company announced Tuesday it's pulling the controversial state flag from its stores.

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