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
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We thought the street riots in Virginia demanding statues of Civil War generals be destroyed in the South had quieted down. Wrong! Now, way up north in Brooklyn, of all places, angry activists are yelling for the same changes of local street signs. 52 more words
Happy Friday! I have back to work exhaustion but the prospect of one more week at work before the last Bank Holiday until Christmas. As ever I’m writing this on Thursday so I can’t be held accountable for any additional madness that Trump might inflict on the world overnight…. 627 more words
An open letter from the great-great-grandsons of Stonewall Jackson.
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❝ Dear Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney and members of the Monument Avenue Commission,
We are native Richmonders and also the great-great-grandsons of Stonewall Jackson.