HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The massacre at a predominantly black South Carolina church has institutions from Alaska to Connecticut evaluating whether they should continue enshrining the names of historical figures linked to slavery and the Confederacy. 786 more words
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The following item was reported by Riham Feshir on MPR News on July 1, 2015.
Park Board Won’t Cover Lake Calhoun’s Name To Honor Civil War Dead… 112 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Charleston, S.C., massacre and battle over the Confederate flag has stirred up a major conversation in Minneapolis.
A new petition is asking that the name of Lake Calhoun be changed. 390 more words