Carrying a placard defending the store’s first amendment right to display a Confederate battle flag, Mike Wood is confronted by protesters at Wild Bill’s Old West Trading Co. in Elk Grove on Friday, July 3, 2015. Protesters demonstrated in front of the gun shop denouncing the store’s display of a Confederate battle flag. The shop’s general manager reported that the establishment had been threatened with arson because of the flag.
Carrying a placard defending the store’s first amendment right to display a Confederate battle flag, Mike Wood is confronted by protesters at Wild Bill’s Old West Trading Co. in Elk Grove on Friday, July 3, 2015. Protesters demonstrated in front of the gun shop denouncing the store’s display of a Confederate battle flag. The shop’s general manager reported that the establishment had been threatened with arson because of the flag. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com
Carrying a placard defending the store’s first amendment right to display a Confederate battle flag, Mike Wood is confronted by protesters at Wild Bill’s Old West Trading Co. in Elk Grove on Friday, July 3, 2015. Protesters demonstrated in front of the gun shop denouncing the store’s display of a Confederate battle flag. The shop’s general manager reported that the establishment had been threatened with arson because of the flag. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com

Letters to the Editor

Treason not worthy of honor, Sanitized history, More taxes not needed

July 12, 2015 4:30 PM

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