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The Columbian
Stone Mountain another (huge) test for Confederate symbolsSTONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. — The huge raised-relief images show a Confederate trinity
The Columbian / Posted 2 minutes ago
STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. — The huge raised-relief images show a Confederate trinity sitting astride their horses, high above the ground. Hats held across their chests, President Jefferson Davis and Gens. Robert E. Lee and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson ride... Read more
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ajc.com
Stone Mountain another (huge) test for Confederate symbolsFILE - This June 23, 2015 file photo shows the carving depicting Confederate Ci
ajc.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
FILE - This June 23, 2015 file photo shows the carving depicting Confederate Civil war figures Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Following the deadly violence surrounding an Aug. 12, 2017, white-nationalist... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
West Palm to remove Confederate monument; ‘We lost our patience’Palm Beach Post Staff Writer The Confederate monument in Woodlawn Cemetery Mon
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 15 minutes ago
Palm Beach Post Staff Writer The Confederate monument in Woodlawn Cemetery Monday morning, Aug. 21, 2017, after it was vandalized over the weekend. The monument “In memory of our Confederate Soldiers” was erected by the United Daughters of the... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
NYC to alter subway tiles that resemble rebel flagNEW YORK — Transit officials have decided to alter subway station tiles that ha
Finance and Commerce / Posted 17 minutes ago
NEW YORK — Transit officials have decided to alter subway station tiles that have a cross-like design similar to that of the Confederate flag. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is modifying the tiles at the 40th Street entrance to the Times... Read more
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dna
Texas university removes 'white supremacy' statues from campusThe University of Texas at Austin removed four statues tied to the Confederacy
dna / Posted 21 minutes ago
The University of Texas at Austin removed four statues tied to the Confederacy from its campus on Monday, saying they had become symbols of white supremacy at a time of protests and fierce debate about race and the legacy of America's Civil... Read more
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NBC News
Move-in Weekend at UVA: Solidarity and solace for students of colorCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Siena Hart and her family spent the weekend unpacking fi
NBC News / Posted 21 minutes ago
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Siena Hart and her family spent the weekend unpacking five carloads of clothing, school supplies and dorm necessities at the University of Virginia, where she’s a proud incoming member of the Class of 2021. “I’ve wanted to go... Read more
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The News & Observer
Eclipse makes for a party at UNC's Morehead Planetarium | News & Observer Eclipse viewers gather outside UNC's Morehead Planetarium i
The News & Observer / Posted 24 minutes ago
| News & Observer Eclipse viewers gather outside UNC's Morehead Planetarium in Chapel Hill, N.C. to watch as the moon moved in front of the sun Monday afternoon.Julia Wall and Casey... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jefferson's DC memorial will get slaveholding update in faceliftthe removal of our beautiful statues and monuments," Trump wrote. "You can't ch
Daily Mail / Posted 25 minutes ago
the removal of our beautiful statues and monuments," Trump wrote. "You can't change history, but you can learn from it." 'Robert E Lee, Stonewall Jackson - who's next, Washington, Jefferson? So foolish!" Trump tweeted last week. "Also the beauty... Read more
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The Hill
Man arrested after trying to destroy Confederate statue in HoustonA park ranger on Saturday found the man, Andrew Schneck, stooping down near the
The Hill / Posted 31 minutes ago
A park ranger on Saturday found the man, Andrew Schneck, stooping down near the statue of a Confederate lieutenant in Hermann Park. Schneck is charged with trying to maliciously damage or destroy property receiving federal financial assistance, the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
NAACP Branch: Strip Virginia Schools of Confederate NamesHAMPTON, Va. (AP) - A local branch of the NAACP is calling for two Virginia sch
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 48 minutes ago
HAMPTON, Va. (AP) - A local branch of the NAACP is calling for two Virginia schools to be stripped of Confederate leaders' names. Local news media outlets report that the Hampton branch of the NAACP and other local groups held a rally Sunday to... Read more
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Acton Commentary
The anti-capitalist roots of American anti-SemitismOver the past week Americans have been debating the removal of Confederate stat
Acton Commentary / Posted 59 minutes ago
Over the past week Americans have been debating the removal of Confederate statues from our public spaces. The discussion was prompted by the white nationalist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia that was supposedly in response to the plan to take... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
University Of Texas Removes 4 Confederate Statues OvernightThe University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confede
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted an hour ago
The University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confederate figures from the campus's Main Mall. A spokesperson told The Texas Tribune workers completed the job overnight "for public safety and to minimize disruption to the... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
University Of Texas Removes 4 Confederate Statues OvernightThe University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confede
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted an hour ago
The University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confederate figures from the campus's Main Mall. A spokesperson told The Texas Tribune workers completed the job overnight "for public safety and to minimize disruption to the... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
University Of Texas Removes 4 Confederate Statues OvernightThe University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confede
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted an hour ago
The University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confederate figures from the campus's Main Mall. A spokesperson told The Texas Tribune workers completed the job overnight "for public safety and to minimize disruption to the... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
University Of Texas Removes 4 Confederate Statues OvernightThe University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confede
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted an hour ago
The University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confederate figures from the campus's Main Mall. A spokesperson told The Texas Tribune workers completed the job overnight "for public safety and to minimize disruption to the... Read more
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KIVI Boise
University Of Texas Removes 4 Confederate Statues OvernightThe University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confede
KIVI Boise / Posted an hour ago
The University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confederate figures from the campus's Main Mall. A spokesperson told The Texas Tribune workers completed the job overnight "for public safety and to minimize disruption to the... Read more
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The News & Observer
The eclipse 'looks like Pac-Man' | News & Observer Joshua Madarasz, a sixth-grader at Salem Middle School, giv
The News & Observer / Posted an hour ago
| News & Observer Joshua Madarasz, a sixth-grader at Salem Middle School, gives a visual description of an early view of the eclipse from the western Triangle. Ethan Hymanehyman@newsobserver.com Otis Hardy spent 21... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
University Of Texas Removes 4 Confederate Statues OvernightThe University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confede
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted an hour ago
The University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confederate figures from the campus's Main Mall. A spokesperson told The Texas Tribune workers completed the job overnight "for public safety and to minimize disruption to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
US gymnast changes music to get rid of a Confederate-linked Dixie horn'That song has racist roots': Olympic gymnast is forced to change her floor rou
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
'That song has racist roots': Olympic gymnast is forced to change her floor routine music to get rid of Dixie horn at the start after online outcry over the tune's Confederate links Ragan Smith, 17, competed in the P&G Championships in Anaheim,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
August 21, 2017Email Letters: Gray Gourmet an essential and appreciated service I am writin
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
Email Letters: Gray Gourmet an essential and appreciated service I am writing in strong support of both Jim Spehar’s column and Ben Herman’s very articulate commentary on the Gray Gourmet program in Mesa County and the county... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Virginia Gov 'Most Likely' to Pursue Lee Statue Removal, Va. (AP)- Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he is "most likely" to submit le
WBOC Salisbury / Posted an hour ago
, Va. (AP)- Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he is "most likely" to submit legislation to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from Richmond's iconic Monument Avenue. The Democratic governor also told reporters Monday that he is... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Signs in Franklin urge return of Confederate monumentBanners as well as Confederate and American flags have been placed at the forme
Dayton Daily News / Posted an hour ago
Banners as well as Confederate and American flags have been placed at the former site of a Confederate monument at the corner of Dixie Highway and Hamilton Middletown Road in Franklin. RICK McCRABB/STAFF The site where a Confederate monument was... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Group renews efforts to remove more Confederate symbols in New Orleansin that group that were there to protest the taking down of – to them – a very,
Louisiana Weekly / Posted an hour ago
in that group that were there to protest the taking down of – to them – a very, very important statue and the renaming of Robert E Lee Park to another name,” President Trump said. “You’re changing history, you’re changing culture and you have... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Battle lines drawn in wake of Charlottesville incident 21st August 2017 · 0 Comments The FBI and federal prosecutors announced Satu
Louisiana Weekly / Posted an hour ago
21st August 2017 · 0 Comments The FBI and federal prosecutors announced Saturday night. Aug. 12, that a civil rights investigation will be opened into the vehicular death of a 32-year-old woman... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
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- WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio Video Gallery - WFMJ - Watch... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
University Of Texas Removes 4 Confederate Statues OvernightThe University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confede
KGTV San Diego / Posted an hour ago
The University of Texas at Austin removed the statues of four prominent Confederate figures from the campus's Main Mall. A spokesperson told The Texas Tribune workers completed the job overnight "for public safety and to minimize disruption to the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
University of Texas removes Confederate statues(AP Photo/Jonathan Drew) Austin — University of Texas President Greg Fenves or
News 24 South Africa / Posted an hour ago
(AP Photo/Jonathan Drew) Austin — University of Texas President Greg Fenves ordered the immediate removal of statues of Robert E. Lee and other prominent Confederate figures from a main area of campus, saying such monuments have become "symbols of... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
University of Texas in Austin removes Confederate statuesAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - - The University of Texas quickly removed statues of Rober
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted an hour ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - - The University of Texas quickly removed statues of Robert E. Lee and other prominent Confederate figures overnight from the main area of the Austin campus early Monday, just hours after the school's president ordered they be... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
University of Texas in Austin removes Confederate statuesAUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas quickly removed statues of Robert E. Le
Savannah Morning News / Posted an hour ago
AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas quickly removed statues of Robert E. Lee and other prominent Confederate figures overnight from the main area of the Austin campus, a spokesman said Monday morning, just hours after the school’s president... Read more
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Salon.com
Four Confederate statues removed from University of Texas AustinThe University of Texas removed four Confederate statues from the Austin campus
Salon.com / Posted an hour ago
The University of Texas removed four Confederate statues from the Austin campus just hours after the president made the official decision. The effigies of General Robert E. Lee, Albert Sidney Johnston, John Reagan, and James Stephen Hogg were taken... Read more
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NBC Washington
McAuliffe 'Most Likely' to Pursue Removal of Lee StatueVirginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he is "most likely" to submit legislation to
NBC Washington / Posted 2 hours ago
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he is "most likely" to submit legislation to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from Richmond's iconic Monument Avenue. The Democratic governor also told reporters Monday that he is considering ways... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Fans want Missy Elliott statue to replace Confederate monument(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 hours ago
(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to have a statue of the rapper/singer replace a Confederate monument had almost reached its goal of 25,000 signatures on Monday. Nathan Coflin is a resident of Elliott's... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Texas University removes Confederate statues calling them 'symbols of modern white supremacy'of modern white supremacy' Monday, August 21, 2017 - 05:53 pm The University
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
of modern white supremacy' Monday, August 21, 2017 - 05:53 pm The University of Texas has quickly removed statues of Robert E Lee and other prominent Confederate figures from the main area of its Austin campus, just hours after the school's... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Fans want Missy Elliott statue to replace Confederate monument(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 hours ago
(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to have a statue of the rapper/singer replace a Confederate monument had almost reached its goal of 25,000 signatures on Monday. Nathan Coflin is a resident of Elliott's... Read more
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Washington City Paper
White Supremacy, Monuments, and PowerBaynard WoodsDonald Trump’s press conference, in which he defended the racists
Washington City Paper / Posted 2 hours ago
Baynard WoodsDonald Trump’s press conference, in which he defended the racists in Charlottesville and attacked those there to protest them, was one of the worst performances of his presidency. And it came a day after the Durham statue to Confederate... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Fans want Missy Elliott statue to replace Confederate monument(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 hours ago
(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to have a statue of the rapper/singer replace a Confederate monument had almost reached its goal of 25,000 signatures on Monday. Nathan Coflin is a resident of Elliott's... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
UT-Austin removes Confederate statues in the middle of the nightLate Sunday night, 10 days before classes were scheduled to start, workers at t
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 hours ago
Late Sunday night, 10 days before classes were scheduled to start, workers at the University of Texas at Austin began removing three Confederate statues from a prominent grass mall on campus. The surprise news came with little notice, and the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Fans want Missy Elliott statue to replace Confederate monument(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 hours ago
(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to have a statue of the rapper/singer replace a Confederate monument had almost reached its goal of 25,000 signatures on Monday. Nathan Coflin is a resident of Elliott's... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Six Flags brings down Confederate flagsSix Flags is no longer flying the Confederate flag. Six Flags Entertainment Co
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 hours ago
Six Flags is no longer flying the Confederate flag. Six Flags Entertainment Corp, which owns 20 amusement parks in North America, removed the Confederate flag on Friday from the three parks that were still flying it, two in Texas and one in... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Fans want Missy Elliott statue to replace Confederate monument(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 hours ago
(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to have a statue of the rapper/singer replace a Confederate monument had almost reached its goal of 25,000 signatures on Monday. Nathan Coflin is a resident of Elliott's... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Fans want Missy Elliott statue to replace Confederate monument(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 hours ago
(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to have a statue of the rapper/singer replace a Confederate monument had almost reached its goal of 25,000 signatures on Monday. Nathan Coflin is a resident of Elliott's... Read more
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The News & Observer
GOP leaders must overcome their timidity and denounce TrumpRepublicans must break with Trump | News & Observer (FILES) This file photo ta
The News & Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
Republicans must break with Trump | News & Observer (FILES) This file photo taken on February 03, 2017 shows Ginni Rometty (L), CEO of IBM, Indra Nooyi (2ndL), CEO of Pepsi Co., Stephen A. Schwarzman (3rdL), CEO of Blackstone Group, Mary Barra... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Texas university removes Confederate statues A statue of Confederate General Robert E Lee is removed from the University o
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
A statue of Confederate General Robert E Lee is removed from the University of Texas campus in Austin (AP) August 21 2017 The University of Texas has... Read more
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The Washington Times
Christopher Columbus monument in Baltimore smashed to combat ‘white supremacy’A monument to Christopher Columbus that was over 200 years old was smashed with
The Washington Times / Posted 2 hours ago
A monument to Christopher Columbus that was over 200 years old was smashed with a sledgehammer Monday morning to combat a “culture of white supremacy.” A YouTube channel titled “Popular Resistance” posted footage of men in hoodies destroying a... Read more
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TribLIVE
University of Texas in Austin removes Confederate statues | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only WATCH LIVE:... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Christopher Columbus Monument Vandalized In BaltimoreBALTIMORE (WJZ) — On Sunday night, the Christopher Columbus monument in Baltimo
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 hours ago
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — On Sunday night, the Christopher Columbus monument in Baltimore’s Herring Run Park was vandalized. The monument is over 200 years old and police are investigating the vandalism. A YouTube video was released showing protesters... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama's Confederate monuments, like its constitution, serve racismOn the afternoon of May 27, 1901, the clerk of the Alabama Constitutional Conve
Al.com / Posted 2 hours ago
On the afternoon of May 27, 1901, the clerk of the Alabama Constitutional Convention read out a letter to the delegates written by educator Booker T. Washington and signed by 23 other state black leaders. A couple of the delegates had objected to... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Six Flags brings down Confederate flagsNEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Six Flags is no longer flying the Confederate flag. Six
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Six Flags is no longer flying the Confederate flag. Six Flags Entertainment Corp, which owns 20 amusement parks in North America, removed the Confederate flag on Friday from the three parks that were still flying it, two in... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Tour against hate makes stop in New Orleans 21st August 2017 · 0 Comments By James SebastienContributing Writer On Augu
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 2 hours ago
21st August 2017 · 0 Comments By James SebastienContributing Writer On August 17, New Orleans’ historic Saenger Theatre was visited by Van Jones’ WE RISE AGAINST HATE TOUR. The Crescent City was just one... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Fans want Missy Elliott statue to replace Confederate monument(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 hours ago
(CNN) - Missy Elliott is the queen of "flip it and reverse it." A petition to have a statue of the rapper/singer replace a Confederate monument had almost reached its goal of 25,000 signatures on Monday. Nathan Coflin is a resident of Elliott's... Read more
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