Why outrage about the flag and not the Statue of Liberty?

01/25/2013 5:26 PM

01/25/2013 5:27 PM

Re Jan. 23 Issac Bailey column, “Join me for flag discussion”

If history demands that we keep this symbol of racism, then I wonder why the Germans have given up on the swastika. I see that the black community has not given up on the flag, but has given the Statue of Liberty a free pass. George Bernard Shaw once wrote “I have always been called a master of irony, but not even I could have thought of putting the Statue of Liberty in New York”.

The writer lives in Ocean Isle Beach, N.C.

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