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Warren Haynes

Warren Haynes on the Confederate Flag: ‘You Don’t Need a Symbol to Be Proud of Who You Are’

Born and raised in North Carolina, Haynes is a former member of the Allman Brothers Band and, yes, he has some feeling about the rebel flag.

07/06/2015

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Drive-By Truckers, Lynyrd Skynyrd on the Confederate Flag’s Meaning

Lynyrd Skynyrd began phasing use of the Confederate flag a few years ago. Another Southern band, the Drive-By Truckers, agrees. “It’s well past time for all the Southern states to move on.”

06/26/2015

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Southern California Retailers Still Selling Confederate Flag In Wake Of South Carolina Shooting

RIVERSIDE (CBSLA.com) — Even as national retailers remove Confederate flags from shelves and websites, some Southern California businesses continue to sell them. Inside Big John’s Surplus in Riverside you’ll find all types of flags for sale, […]

06/24/2015

Lynyrd Skynyrd Jr. t-shirt with Confederate logo

Lynyrd Skynyrd Stirs Up Confederate Flag Controversy: Experts Weigh In

“I’ve been a fan ever since the band began, and I have every Skynyrd album that has ever been released. If Skynyrd drops the flag, I’ll drop Skynyrd.” — A comment on Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Facebook page

09/28/2012