View single post by MAubrecht
 Posted: Mon Apr 3rd, 2006 04:38 pm
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Joined: Wed Sep 7th, 2005
Location: Fredericksburg, Virginia USA
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I've written and published a ton on this subject, but in an effort not to bore you, I'll submit this brief statement...

Part of preserving history is acknowledging your past. To try to ignore or remove those parts of history that offend some is a blatant act of dishonesty and disrespect. What example are we setting and what disservice are we doing to future generations by trying to erase our past? Why can't we just acknowledge that different people see different things in the "Star and Bars," and that that's OK?

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