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WSOC-TV Charlotte
At least 109 schools named after Confederate figures, study saysIn Tampa, Florida, three hours away, is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Other
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 minutes ago
In Tampa, Florida, three hours away, is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Other schools are named after Stonewall Jackson, Jefferson Davis, P.G.T. Beauregard, Nathan Bedford Forrest and J.E.B. Stuart. Fifteen are named after Jackson, 13 after... Read more
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CTV News
Plaque honouring Confederate president Davis removed from Montreal buildingBay Co. building in downtown Montreal. Spokeswoman Tiffany Bourre told The Can
CTV News / Posted 36 minutes ago
Bay Co. building in downtown Montreal. Spokeswoman Tiffany Bourre told The Canadian Press in an email the plaque of Jefferson Davis, who was president of the Confederate states during the Civil War, was taken down Tuesday evening. A statue... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Special Session Ends Early, But Gov. Abbott Could Call Anotherremove its confederate monuments. Rawlings told reporters today he has asked th
KERA North Texas / Posted 39 minutes ago
remove its confederate monuments. Rawlings told reporters today he has asked the Dallas Holocaust Museum and other groups about what to do with statues of Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis and other confederate leaders located in various parts of Dall... Read more
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The Washington Times
Confederate statues: Honoring patriots or traitors?war leaders in the state-owned Stone Mountain. In a series of tweets on Tuesda
The Washington Times / Posted an hour ago
war leaders in the state-owned Stone Mountain. In a series of tweets on Tuesday, she said the edifice, which depicts Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson, has no purpose other than the “celebration of racism, terror &... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Confederate plaque dedicated to Jefferson Davis removed from Montreal Hudson's Bay wallTiffany Bourré confirmed. Bourré did not specify the reasons for the plaque’s r
Calgary Sun / Posted an hour ago
Tiffany Bourré confirmed. Bourré did not specify the reasons for the plaque’s removal. The plaque was dedicated to Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate States from 1861 to 1865. Its presence was criticized after a protest in... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
Fremont Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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Missoulian
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
Missoulian / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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The World
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
The World / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
The Times and Democrat / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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The Sentinel
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
The Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
Santa Maria Times / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneFILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates St
Sioux City Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015, file photo shows a carving depicting confederates Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Democratic front-runner for governor Stacey Abrams posted several tweets Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Governor candidate calls for removal of Stone Mountain carvingshistory, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Ca
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 hours ago
history, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Carving has images of Confederacy President Jefferson Davis and Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson and were not complete until a dedication... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Governor candidate calls for removal of Stone Mountain carvingshistory, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Ca
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 hours ago
history, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Carving has images of Confederacy President Jefferson Davis and Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson and were not complete until a dedication... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
At least 109 schools named after Confederate figures, study saysIn Tampa, Florida, three hours away, is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Other
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 hours ago
In Tampa, Florida, three hours away, is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Other schools are named after Stonewall Jackson, Jefferson Davis, P.G.T. Beauregard, Nathan Bedford Forrest and J.E.B. Stuart. Fifteen are named after Jackson, 13 after... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Governor candidate calls for removal of Stone Mountain carvingshistory, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Ca
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 hours ago
history, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Carving has images of Confederacy President Jefferson Davis and Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson and were not complete until a dedication... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
At least 109 schools named after Confederate figures, study saysIn Tampa, Florida, three hours away, is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Other
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 hours ago
In Tampa, Florida, three hours away, is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Other schools are named after Stonewall Jackson, Jefferson Davis, P.G.T. Beauregard, Nathan Bedford Forrest and J.E.B. Stuart. Fifteen are named after Jackson, 13 after... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
At least 109 schools named after Confederate figures, study saysIn Tampa, Florida, three hours away, is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Other
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
In Tampa, Florida, three hours away, is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Other schools are named after Stonewall Jackson, Jefferson Davis, P.G.T. Beauregard, Nathan Bedford Forrest and J.E.B. Stuart. Fifteen are named after Jackson, 13 after... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
At least 109 schools named after Confederate figures, study saysIn Tampa, Florida, three hours away, is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Other
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
In Tampa, Florida, three hours away, is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Other schools are named after Stonewall Jackson, Jefferson Davis, P.G.T. Beauregard, Nathan Bedford Forrest and J.E.B. Stuart. Fifteen are named after Jackson, 13 after... Read more
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The Hill
Black lawmakers say Confederate statues should come out of Capitoland the Hall of Columns. Statuary Hall, which is just steps from the current H
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
and the Hall of Columns. Statuary Hall, which is just steps from the current House chamber, is home to depictions of Jefferson Davis, the president of the Confederacy; Alexander Hamilton Stephens, its vice president; and Zebulon Vance and... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Governor candidate calls for removal of Stone Mountain carvingshistory, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Ca
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 hours ago
history, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Carving has images of Confederacy President Jefferson Davis and Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson and were not complete until a dedication... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Georgia governor candidate wants Confederate carving goneOne tweet read, "We must never celebrate those who defend slavery and tried to
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 hours ago
One tweet read, "We must never celebrate those who defend slavery and tried to destroy the union." Removing the faces of Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson would be labor intensive and would require a change in state law. Part... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Lincoln County added to historic trailLincoln County leaders officially unveiled two informational markers dedicating
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Lincoln County leaders officially unveiled two informational markers dedicating the county to the Jefferson Davis Heritage Trail. Members of the Georgia Civil War Heritage Trails, Lincoln County Development Authority, chamber of commerce and... Read more
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North Augusta Today
Back to school information helps parents, students preparereceive their child. Special needs transportation registration will be held at
North Augusta Today / Posted 9 hours ago
receive their child. Special needs transportation registration will be held at the district's transportation office, 2457 Jefferson Davis Highway, Warrenville, 29851. Questions: Dottie Cooper, (803) 593-7130. Area 2 Schools (Belvedere Elementary,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A 'Confederate presidents' Wikipedia page was briefly updated to include Donald TrumpAmerica" was edited on Tuesday to include President Donald Trump. The addition
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 hours ago
America" was edited on Tuesday to include President Donald Trump. The addition of Trump, alongside Confederate President Jefferson Davis, has since been taken down. However, a screenshot shows him listed as serving starting from August 15... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Governor candidate calls for removal of Stone Mountain carvingshistory, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Ca
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 hours ago
history, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Carving has images of Confederacy President Jefferson Davis and Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson and were not complete until a dedication... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Governor candidate calls for removal of Stone Mountain carvingshistory, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Ca
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 hours ago
history, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Carving has images of Confederacy President Jefferson Davis and Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson and were not complete until a dedication... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Governor candidate calls for removal of Stone Mountain carvingshistory, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Ca
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 10 hours ago
history, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Carving has images of Confederacy President Jefferson Davis and Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson and were not complete until a dedication... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Trump, again, casts blame on both sides for deadly violence in VirginiaWashington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation's founding fathers, together
Bdnews24.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Washington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation's founding fathers, together with Confederate leaders such as Lee, Jefferson Davis and Stonewall Jackson, who fought to separate Southern states from the Union, noting that all were slave... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A 'Confederate presidents' Wikipedia page was briefly updated to include Donald TrumpAmerica" was edited on Tuesday to include President Donald Trump. The addition
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
America" was edited on Tuesday to include President Donald Trump. The addition of Trump, alongside Confederate President Jefferson Davis, has since been taken down. However, a screenshot shows him listed as serving starting from August 15... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Protesters surround Jefferson Davis statue in Downtown Memphissymbols moved to another monument in Memphis. A large crowd gathered at the Fo
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 hours ago
symbols moved to another monument in Memphis. A large crowd gathered at the Fourth Bluff Park, where a statue of Jefferson Davis stands. This all started with an invitation to have dinner with the statue, but those who support it say that... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Governor candidate calls for removal of Stone Mountain carvingshistory, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Ca
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 hours ago
history, not in places of honor across our state." The Confederate Memorial Carving has images of Confederacy President Jefferson Davis and Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson and were not complete until a dedication... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Donald Trump, again, casts blame on both sides for violence in VirginiaWashington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation’s founding fathers, together
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Washington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation’s founding fathers, together with Confederate leaders such as Lee, Jefferson Davis and Stonewall Jackson, who fought to separate Southern states from the Union, noting that all were slave... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Trump, again, casts blame on both sides for deadly violence in VirginiaWashington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation’s founding fathers, together
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 hours ago
Washington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation’s founding fathers, together with Confederate leaders such as Lee, Jefferson Davis and Stonewall Jackson, who fought to separate Southern states from the Union, noting that all were slave... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump, again, casts blame on both sides for deadly violence in VirginiaWashington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation's founding fathers, together
Swissinfo / Posted 12 hours ago
Washington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation's founding fathers, together with Confederate leaders such as Lee, Jefferson Davis and Stonewall Jackson, who fought to separate Southern states from the Union, noting that all were slave... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Pat Buchanan Asks "If We Erase Our History, Who Are We?"busts of Chief Justice Roger Taney, the author of the Dred Scott decision. Stat
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 hours ago
busts of Chief Justice Roger Taney, the author of the Dred Scott decision. Statues of Gen. “Stonewall” Jackson, President Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee have been pulled down in New Orleans. After Charlottesville, pressure is building for... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Rich Lowry: Mothball the confederate monumentswith white nationalists often mustering in their defense. Some discrimination
OregonLive.com / Posted 13 hours ago
with white nationalists often mustering in their defense. Some discrimination is in order. There's no reason to honor Jefferson Davis, the blessedly incompetent president of the Confederacy. New Orleans just sent a statue of him to storage --... Read more
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The Morning Call
Historians see options for Confederate statueswith monuments to more recent figures and events. In Richmond, Va., city leader
The Morning Call / Posted 13 hours ago
with monuments to more recent figures and events. In Richmond, Va., city leaders added a statue of African-American tennis legend Arthur Ashe to a row of monuments including Lee, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Gen. Stonewal... Read more
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The Washington Times
Black activists want Confederate statues to serve as reminders, lessonswar leaders in the state-owned Stone Mountain. In a series of tweets on Tuesda
The Washington Times / Posted 13 hours ago
war leaders in the state-owned Stone Mountain. In a series of tweets on Tuesday, she said the edifice, which depicts Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson, has no purpose other than the “celebration of racism, terror &... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump casts blame on both sides for deadly violence in VirginiaWashington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation's founding fathers, together
Swissinfo / Posted 14 hours ago
Washington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation's founding fathers, together with Confederate leaders such as Lee, Jefferson Davis and Stonewall Jackson, who fought to separate Southern states from the Union, noting that all were slave... Read more
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dna
Trump casts blame on both sides for deadly violence in VirginiaWashington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation's founding fathers, together
dna / Posted 14 hours ago
Washington and Thomas Jefferson, two of the nation's founding fathers, together with Confederate leaders such as Lee, Jefferson Davis and Stonewall Jackson, who fought to separate Southern states from the Union, noting that all were slave... Read more
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Fortune
Trump Loudly Insists Both Sides to Blame For Virginia Violenceand Thomas Jefferson, who fought to create the United States, together as "slav
Fortune / Posted 15 hours ago
and Thomas Jefferson, who fought to create the United States, together as "slave owners," with southern leaders Lee, Jefferson Davis and Stonewall Jackson. "Was George Washington a slave owner? Will George Washington now lose his status? Are... Read more
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First Coast News
Historian says Confederate monuments have historical value, a decision to remove must be deliberatein 1915. And there are schools that bear the names of Confederacy: Robert E. L
First Coast News / Posted 15 hours ago
in 1915. And there are schools that bear the names of Confederacy: Robert E. Lee High School, J.E.B Stuart Middle, Jefferson Davis Middle and Kirby Smith Middle. "Do we totally bleach our history of all those monuments or do we find a way... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Dallas Mayor Lines Up Plan For Confederate Monuments; 'Worst Case' Housing Needsreporters today he has asked the Dallas Holocaust Museum and other groups about
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 hours ago
reporters today he has asked the Dallas Holocaust Museum and other groups about what to do with statues of Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis and other confederate leaders located in various parts of Dallas. Five Dallas City Council members signed a... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump loudly insists both sides to blame for Virginia violenceand Thomas Jefferson, who fought to create the United States, together as "slav
Swissinfo / Posted 15 hours ago
and Thomas Jefferson, who fought to create the United States, together as "slave owners," with southern leaders Lee, Jefferson Davis and Stonewall Jackson. "Was George Washington a slave owner? Will George Washington now lose his status? Are... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Bevin calls removing Confederate monuments 'sanitization of history,' then denies using the phrasehistory. Sanitize is your word." While running for governor in 2015, Bevin sup
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 16 hours ago
history. Sanitize is your word." While running for governor in 2015, Bevin supported the decision to remove the Jefferson Davis statue from the capitol rotunda in Frankfort. "It is important never to forget our history, but parts of our... Read more
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