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National Cathedral to Remove Confederate Flags

Two Confederate flags will be removed from two separate stained-glass windows at Washington National Cathedral, Cathedral representatives said Wednesday. The flags will be replaced with panes of plain glass on windows honoring Confederate Generals Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee. The removal of the flags is intended to start a discussion on racism and the legacy of slavery, "and instead of turning away from that question, the Cathedral has decided to lean into it," the Rev....

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