Amid the tragedy in South Carolina, where nine people were senselessly gunned down, a firestorm is brewing involving images and depictions of the Confederacy.

Some say it's history, some say it's hate.

Lloyd Thompson, the President of the Shreveport Chapter of the NAACP, talked to Robert and Erin about the Confederate Memorial at the Caddo Parish Courthouse in downtown Shreveport.  Hear the interview below: