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Report of Abrams burning Georgia state
flag resurfaces weeks before election

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Morgan Gstalter

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 10/23/2018 10:53:12 AM

A decades-old news article about Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams (D) burning the state flag, which at the time included the Confederate battle flag, resurfaced on Monday. Abrams stood on the steps of the Georgia Capitol in 1992 and burned the Georgia state flag which was viewed as a symbol of white supremacy due to its Confederate design, The New York Times reported. She was a freshman at Spelman College in Atlanta at the time and now her role in the protest is being reexamined as she faces a close race with her Republican opponent, Georgia Secretary of State

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Oh it was ´decades ago´ when she burned the flag of her own state. Can´t believe she´s within striking distance of winning!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: greatGreyhounds, 10/23/2018 10:56:38 AM     (No. 11806468)

But she didn´t inhale, so it´s ok.

In other news, Rev. Al was in Atlanta campaigning for her. Down State, you very rarely see any yard signs for her...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: highlander, 10/23/2018 10:56:45 AM     (No. 11806469)

Oh-oh!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: nimby, 10/23/2018 10:59:30 AM     (No. 11806473)

And how many have already voted during early voting?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Maggie2u, 10/23/2018 11:05:22 AM     (No. 11806481)

Oh, come on people. What youngsters do in high school or college should be...Oh, wait, my bad. Sorry. Forget I said anything.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: snakeoil, 10/23/2018 11:30:04 AM     (No. 11806516)

The Bloated Bigot plans to turn Georgia into Venezuela. Free health care, food, housing, etc. Only problem is none of it will be available. If the Blob prevails she will be the first governor who isn´t married and one of the few who wasn´t born in Georgia. She was a float in the LSMFT parade. So she is just a Corpulent Carpetbagger.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mc squared, 10/23/2018 11:50:59 AM     (No. 11806564)

She´ll will get votes to bring glamor and sophistication to the GA statehouse. Like Michelle did at the WH.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: dwa, 10/23/2018 12:33:56 PM     (No. 11806610)

If anyone doubts the Leftist leaning of "The Hill", all they have to do is read this article. The entire article is written to diminish the importance of Abram´s actions by saying it was already public knowledge, that it was a long time ago, that she was just expressing her 1st Amendment rights, and that she was young. The Hill is not unbiased, but another Leftist propaganda outlet. Pass is given to Democrats for things they verbally kill Republicans for.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lakerman1, 10/23/2018 12:38:42 PM     (No. 11806613)

It is time for the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that early voting is unconstitutional - that voting must take place in conformance with federal law - the first Tuesday after the first monday in November.
And while local and state offices are not specifically covered under that federal law, the Court could rule that ´auras and emanations´ from the constitution prevail, and that early voting leads to uninformed ballots being cast.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: zeldafitzg, 10/23/2018 12:51:16 PM     (No. 11806632)

I would say "What a pig," but that would be rude.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: brianod1, 10/23/2018 1:08:17 PM     (No. 11806652)

So unfair that this would come out now. /s

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