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Society Civil War battle flags to joust in Richmond, but will fighting follow? (+video)

A Confederate history group is planning to unfurl a car dealership-size Battle Flag over I-95 near Richmond, Virginia. In response, another group will fly a large US flag downtown.

By Staff writer / September 28, 2013

Steven M. Falk/Philadelphia Daily News/AP

No matter who you think ought to have won the Civil War, you’ll have someone to root for on Saturday as the Johnny Rebs and Blue Coats unfurl their separate gigantic battle flags over Richmond, Virginia, the capital of the Confederacy.