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confederate yacht club

Maybe some asshat on FB will accuse me of staging this “false narrative”…

The Charleston Ocean Racing Association will vote next month to either keep or change its flag, following a longstanding debate over its resemblance to the Confederate flag. CORA’s executive committee met last week to discuss the flag, and decided the issue should be put to a formal vote on Aug. 20. The group has roughly 260 members who are all invited to attend.

The flag design is part of the CORA constitution, so the actual vote is a question of whether or not the document should be amended so a flag change can take place.

“Such change of the Constitution can only be done with a two-thirds majority vote of the membership present at the special meeting,” the committee wrote in its email to members. Read on.

What’s the over/under on this one? – ed.