It is a part of our national history and is a tribute to those who died in this war. If we are so easily offended by differing views then I am offended by the gay pride flag and any symbol that puts a hyphenated word in front of American, i.e. African American, Muslim American, etc. Get over it, folks. I would like to hear the Black race say to America," we forgive you America for the past and we need to move forward". Do you think this will ever happen?