Just a few pictures from previous post, where the colour actually captured the feel of the place. I’m armed with the camera on my phone, and while perfectly capable of taking nice looking photos, it comes with pros and cons. 82 more words
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A 6-foot-tall statue engraved with the Ten Commandments has been generating controversy ever since its installation on the grounds of Oklahoma’s state capitol in 2012. The monument was paid for with private funds, but critics argue that it’s a state-sanctioned endorsement of religion—and they argued this all the way up to the Oklahoma Supreme Court, which ruled today that… 198 more words
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The mayor announces a review of Baltimore’s Confederate statues.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says a special commission will make recommendations for each of the different Confederate-era monuments and their future in Baltimore. 158 more words