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Confederate Monuments

Man Hired To Remove Confederate Monuments In New Orleans Has $200,000 Lamborghini Torched

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 01.20.2016 | Black Voices

The man hired by the city of New Orleans to remove four Confederate statues has had his 2014 Lamborghini Huracan set on fire and reduced to rubble. Ac...

New Orleans Gives Confederate Monuments The Boot

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.17.2015 | Black Voices

Many cities would erect a statue in honor of their 300th anniversary. New Orleans, set to celebrate its 300th birthday in 2018, will be tearing severa...

Julia Craven

Political Activists Throw Blood Back In Christopher Columbus' Face | Julia Craven | Posted 07.02.2015 | Politics

Someone threw red paint on a statue of Christopher Columbus in Boston on Wednesday and spray-painted it with the phrase “Black Lives Matter" -- the ...

Confederate Monuments Don't Belong on the Landscapes of Government

Karen L. Cox | Posted 06.29.2016 | Politics
Karen L. Cox

By removing these relics of the past to a space where those who wish to honor their heritage may do so, current state officials can help clear away the clutter of divisiveness so that all citizens may engage with their government unencumbered by the symbols of white supremacy.

10 Confederate Monuments You Probably Didn't Know About

Posted 03.01.2014 | Travel

Did you know that Confederate monuments and memorials stand in many states today? Here are ten you may not have known about... 1. Confederate ...