But the piece, published Thursday by MarketWatch, received a quick rebuke from some prominent conservatives.
The five -time Grammy -nominated article appeared on the same day President Biden enacted a bill making the eleventh federal holiday a celebration of the end of slavery in the 1860s.
He argued that the Old Glory was “replaced” by the Confederate flag, implying that it was a symbol of racism.
“It no longer represents ALL of us,” Gray wrote. “It is unreasonable to be forced to honor it. It’s time for a new flag. ”
He went on to say that a new flag should have 52 stars, with the new pair representing Puerto Rico and Washington, DC- READ MORE
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