Confederate flag at Cheney's hunting club
Vice President Dick Cheney went hunting on Monday for eight hours just about 70 miles north of New York City. What caused a
Although a heavy police presence kept the media and curious localresidents at a distance, Cheney's visit did stir up a bit ofcontroversy when a New York Daily News photographer snapped a pictureof a small Confederate flag hanging inside a garage on the hunt clubproperty.
The photo was shown to New York City civil rights activist, the Rev. Al Sharpton,who issued a statement demanding that the vice president "leaveimmediately, denounce the club and apologize for going to a club thatrepresents lynching, hate and murder to black people."
The photo is