The act of erasing history continues in the nation’s capitol.
State flags at the U.S. Capitol tunnel will no longer be displayed due to the controversial Confederate symbol.
Prints of commemorative coins of each state will replace the flags that hung in the tunnel that runs between a House office building and the Capitol, according to a statementfrom Rep. Candice Miller, R-Mich, chairwoman of the House Administration Committee.
“Given the controversy surrounding confederate imagery, I decided to install a new display,” Miller said in the statement, Thursday. “I am well aware of how many Americans negatively view the confederate flag, and, personally, I am very sympathetic to these views.”
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