Supporters of the Confederate flag flew two flags over the on July 30, 2016. They view the flag as a symbol of pride for their Southern heritage and not as a symbol of hate. The group was peaceful and received some honks in support and some obscene gestures in opposition. The supporters were there to celebrate Confederate Flag Day.
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