DOT says that if they missed any, let them know, and they’ll remove them “immediately.”
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State law prohibits the removal of Confederate statues without the express permission of the state.
“It’s time to tear down Silent Sam. It’s time to tear down UNC’s institutional white supremacy.”
Employment rates for black and white men were the same from 1880 to 1940.
Songwriter claims that Louisiana’s 10-2 jury rule results in more black convictions.
SPLC offers a useful potted history of the struggle for sanity.
Most of them celebrate whites conquering Indians.
Commission says Jefferson wanted an institution to protect the South from abolitionists.
There’s not enough public support or money for the removals.
Dinesh D’Souza’s new film ignores history.
Stephen Austin thought freed slaves would be “a nuisance and a menace.”
Malcolm X: White people are “like the cactus, deeply rooted, with spines to keep us off.”
Michael Anton is tired of fratricidal attacks from "conservatives."
They may be the remains of the first president of the first legislative assembly in Virginia.
Of course it’s hate speech.
So does an American nation.
Project to Replace Stephen Foster Statue Moves Forward, but Pittsburgh Art Commission Isn’t Sold on the Location
Even the site where the statue was located is tainted.
It’s not just sports teams anymore.
Renegotiating the illegal, pro-slave Treaty of Guadalupe Hildago.
Today is the 54th anniversary of the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
Monument Avenue Commission: Remove Jefferson Davis Monument, Reinterpret Others Honoring Confederacy
State law may prohibit the recommended changes.
And have been for some time now.
The Aztec Empire was a Stone Age empire.
We’d have conquered space.
44 percent of blacks think a civil war is likely in the next five years.
The portion of the road in Arlington County remains Jefferson Davis Highway.
Small-town Georgia leads the way.
Republicans facilitated the mission creep of civil rights.
Apology document calls for creating an "office of racial reconciliation.”
It's the day that abolition was announced in Texas.
College Board's AP standards don't have enough about "black and brown" history.
Black commissioner finds arguments “deeply offensive.”
Blacks want them to apologize.
It will "complement the existing President’s Commission on Slavery and the University."
A look at Zack Snyder's "300."
Statues of university presidents, mayors, and missionaries are being removed.
Integration will make blacks act like whites.
We celebrate tragedy as if it were victory.
And ignores today’s murder victims.
Trump’s way of doing things is objectionable, unless it corrects “historical injustice.”
Preening editor confesses other people’s sins.
Doctoral history student says statue represents “the genocide of black people.”
Even statues honoring blacks can be targeted for SJW vandalism.
“Killer” and profanities sprayed on the tomb of Jackson and his wife.
Can blacks integrate without losing their culture?
Another monument to white guilt.
Mass sacrifice of children in Peru between 1400 and 1450.
Diversity prevents consensus.
Martin Luther King’s “penchant for plagiarism” is worse than was previously known.
The black kids played the slaves in the reenactment.
Apologizes “for all the things that the police have done dating back 200 years.”
Selling parks to a non-profit that removed the statues has cost Memphis $250,000.
He says students "want my scalp in order to say conservatives, shut the hell up.”
Their iconoclasm has no limits.
The university says it recognizes the “complexities” of its founder’s legacy.
Shocking fraud and legal malpractice went into the decision.
Companion museum claims "mass incarceration" is the new slavery.
Former activist says "Selma is dying."
He affiliated with a number of right-wing groups in California.
On Easter Sunday, Christians Must Remember How Easily and Often Our Faith Is Used to Defend White Supremacy
Faith "fueled [white evangelicals'] resolve to maintain control by any means necessary."
They used to demonstrate against "diversity."
Group “will not remain silent as our ancestors are the subjects of false narratives and lies.”
The NAACP pushed for integration in Topeka against the wishes of black teachers and parents.
First It Was Confederate Monuments. Now Statues Offensive to Native Americans Are Poised to Topple Across the U.S.
California town says William McKinley statue is a symbol of hate.
The current Texas governor looks the other way when historical memorials are threatened.
There is nothing important about him except that he owned slaves.
She said the case "helped minorities everywhere."
Because America still doesn't understand race.
“Condescending depiction . . . fails to acknowledge racism, colonization, and genocide.”
Defense argues it is not a crime to destroy public property if it is "racist."
A UC Berkeley op-ed said to contain “libelous, racist, sexist, homophobic or highly offensive” content.
The legal tar baby of “civil rights.”
A scrupulously researched account of how the public schools were wrecked in the name of racial equality through Brown vs. Board of Education.
The truth can help set us free.
Students squirm at the word "slave."