Jeremy Derfner

Jeremy Derfner is a writing fellow at The American Prospect.

Recent Articles

It Pays to Discover

Frank I. Michelman's Brennan and Democracy

01.03.00 | reviewed by Jeremy Derfner

Southern Cross

George W. Bush has ducked the question of whether South Carolina should haul down the Confederate flag. But regardless of Bush's position, the flag will likely come down, and soon. Even before the huge demonstration on Martin Luther King, Jr., Day, some of South Carolina's most venerable and conservative institutions (the Citadel, Bob Jones University, the South Carolina Baptist Convention) have been lobbying to lower the flag, stimulated in part by the NAACP's call last July for a tourism boycott.