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Calls to Take Down Mississippi’s Flag Grow as Lawmakers Prepare to Vote

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Coaches, athletes, country music stars and the Baptist Convention have called for changing the flag that symbolizes the state’s Confederate past.
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Mississippi lawmakers could vote to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag.

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Confederate States of America Confederate States of America De facto federal republic in North America from 1861 to 1865

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