Charleston shooter Dylann Roof found guilty in racist 2015 massacre of 9 black church members

A jury in South Carolina today convicted Dylann S. Roof in the racially motivated killings of 9 black people in a church in Charleston. He faces the possibility of a death sentence. Read the rest

South Carolina: Confederate flag will be removed from Statehouse on Friday, July 10 at 10am

It's about time.

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, just now: “"The Confederate flag is coming off the South Carolina Statehouse. Tomorrow morning at 10:00am, we will see the Confederate Flag come down,” she added, “with dignity.” Read the rest

South Carolina State Senate votes to remove the Confederate flag from the Capitol grounds

South Carolina's Senate passed legislation Tuesday to remove the Confederate battle flag from the state house, where it has flown for five decades despite being viewed by many as a symbol of slavery.

This cartoon nails today so perfectly: Confederate flag down, rainbows up

Instantly iconic.

#ObamaHadMeLike

My, my.

Watch: President Obama sings “Amazing Grace” at funeral for Rev. Pinckney, in Charleston

Delivering a eulogy at the funeral for Reverend Clementa Pinckney, killed in the Charleston church massacre with 8 more by white supremacist Dylan Roof, President Obama sings “Amazing Grace.” Read the rest

President Obama delivers eulogy for Charleston's Rev. Pinckney, slain in racist massacre

History in Charleston. Read the rest

Notes to the late Rev. Clementa Pinckney by his daughters, presented at his funeral

Charleston. Read the rest

Peak Bill O'Reilly: “Confederate flag represents bravery,” not racist hate

What a terrible person this man is. I mean, we all know already. But come on.