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Let's tear some statues down!

First let me say, tearing down statues is stupid and boring. I much prefer roasting sacred cows. I like to see those grill marks and watch the sauce caramelize. 485 more words

An Argument for the Removal of Confederate Statues

Hotly Debated Issue

There has long been an argument surrounding tributes to the Confederacy. We argue about flying the flag, the proper place for confederate statues, and the naming of roads and schools. 477 more words

Confederate

'Call to remove all slavery-linked US statues, even founding fathers'

Protesters in Washington have poured red paint over the statue of a Confederate military officer, and are demanding that it be taken down.

The issue of ‘racially-divisive monuments’ is playing out across the country after the removal of a similar statue sparked violent unrest in Charlottesville a week ago. 12 more words

Politics And Society

Of Historical Statues and Monuments

W.J. Astore

Historical statues and monuments are in the news, but sadly not because Americans have taken a new interest in understanding their history. Statues of men who supported the Confederacy, prominent generals like Robert E. 776 more words

US Politics

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN LEE AND WASHINGTON STATUES!

WASHINGTON – He was our FIRST PRESIDENT, and he WON.

LEE- He was a general and he lost. 211 more words

President calls for more statues

WASHINGTON (Rooters agency) – President Ronald Dump has called for a national effort to “preserve America’s wonderful history and wonderful heritage very much” through the building of “very big very beautiful statues.” 289 more words

Mount Rushmore