NASCAR Bans Confederate FlagsThe only full-time African American driver in NASCAR's Cup Series asked the auto racing body Monday to ban Confederate flags from its events. Two days later, his dream came true.
Charleston Church Shooting Sparked Changes NationwideIn the wake of the shootings of nine black churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina, officials nationwide have taken steps to distance themselves from Confederate symbols and names. Suspect Dylann Roof appeared in photos with the Confederate flag. Here is a look at some of those moves.