Save Our State  

Go Back   Save Our State > General Forum (non official Save Our State business) > State Government

State Government Issues of importance to SOS associates relating to their state government.

Immigration Pushed To The Forefront Again.... Thanks! To Everyone Who Has Propelled This Issue To Its' Rightful Position. Years Of Hard Work Are Paying Off.....Keep Up The Good Work!......
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 05-01-2014, 09:46 PM
Ayatollahgondola's Avatar
Ayatollahgondola Ayatollahgondola is offline
SOS Associate
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 3,046
Default California Legislature Moves To Ban Display Of Confederate Flag

The state Legislature is close to voting on this bill that would prohibit the state from selling or displaying a confederate flag, or anything with the confederate flag on it except in a textbook. Is this legislature so fearful of another rebellion that they want to strike all reference to it's existence from the official record? What other purpose could this bill serve? The confederate flag was an officially recognized symbol of a period in this country's history, and now they want to have any sight of it stricken, banned, prohibited.

We are talking about never displaying the flag in a state museum or any historical re-enactment, or a school play. This is about as close to absolute censorship as they have come yet. That I know of, this state has not banned the display of any other flag, including the Nazi flag, the Rising sun, or any symbolic flag used by an actual enemy of the US, past or present. I'm unclear as to what constitutes state property. Schools? If so, why would the state want the kids only to see the flag in a text book. That's a rhetorical question of course. The answer would lie in the state's ability to then present the flag in a manner they choose, and not give the students a chance to envision it in a natural setting

http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/fa...01320140AB2444


Quote:
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

SECTION 1. Section 53.5 is added to the Civil Code, to read:
53.5. (a) A person The State of California may not sell a Confederate flag or display the Battle Flag of the Confederacy, also referred to as the Stars and Bars, or any similar image, or tangible personal property inscribed with the such an image of a Confederate flag on property owned or operated by the state unless the image appears in a book that serves an educational or historical purpose.
(b) For purposes of this section, all of the following apply:
(1)“Person” means any individual, partnership, firm, joint stock company, corporation, limited liability company, association, trust, estate, or other legal entity.
(2)“Sell” section, “sell” means to transfer title or possession, exchange, or barter, conditional or otherwise, in any manner or by any means whatsoever, for consideration. “Transfer possession” includes only transactions that would be found by the State Board of Equalization, for purposes of the Sales and Use Tax Law, to be in lieu of a transfer of title, exchange, or barter.

Last edited by Ayatollahgondola; 05-01-2014 at 09:49 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 05-02-2014, 12:30 PM
Jeanfromfillmore's Avatar
Jeanfromfillmore Jeanfromfillmore is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 4,287
Default

We lose more and more of our freedom every day. They chisel away at it, while at the same time cry for social justice. Every day they try to punish those that won't abide by their fascism.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05-02-2014, 12:46 PM
Patriotic Army Mom Patriotic Army Mom is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 829
Default

I don't have money to burn, but it's time to get one and display it along with my American Flags.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 05:21 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright SaveOurState ©2009 - 2016 All Rights Reserved