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Vox Sentences: America argues over whether the flag of a white supremacist army is racist

Dylan Matthews is a senior correspondent and head writer for Vox's Future Perfect section and has worked at Vox since 2014. He is particularly interested in global health and pandemic prevention, anti-poverty efforts, economic policy and theory, and conflicts about the right way to do philanthropy.

The South Carolina and American flags flew at half-mast after the shooting. The Confederate flag did not. (Sean Rayford/Getty Images)

Sociologist. TED talk-giver. Would-be getaway car driver? (Bret Hartman/TED)

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