EBay Bans Confederate Flags, Saying Image Is Symbol of Racism

A Confederate flag next to the monument of the victims of the Civil War in Columbia, South Carolina on June 20, 2015.

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EBay Inc. will ban the sale of Confederate flags from its online marketplace, saying the image has become a symbol of divisiveness and racism.

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