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Plane protesting NASCAR flies Confederate flag above Talladega – AL.com

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A plane pulled a Confederate flag above the Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday before the GEICO 500.Courtesy photo

A small plane protesting Nascar’s decision to ban the Confederate flag flew above the Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday before the GEICO 500.

The plane pulled a large Confederate flag, and behind the flag an additional banner read “DEFUND NASCAR.” Nascar banned Confederate flags from its events last week at the request of driver Bubba Wallace. Signage prohibiting Confederate flags were posted outside entrances at Talladega Superspeedway.

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