“Recontextualization is not enough."
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Black criminals replace white heroes.
“For us to really highlight such an individual is really not who we are as a council."
The great Swedish botanist dared notice racial differences.
She says it's part of America's "shameful past."
Spanish conservatives defend their nation's history.
I propose a new name for the holiday — and it's not Indigenous Peoples Day.
"We also acknowledge the painful history of wrongs and atrocities that many European explorers inflicted on Tribal Nations."
Black mayor: "Our shared history in the city is tainted by colonial violence and systemic exclusion."
A civil rights activist will replace Jefferson Davis.
The singer thinks Beethoven may have been black.
Prison commissioner: "It is unacceptable to maintain facility names with negative historical connotations."
It's a day for Canadians "to learn from Indigenous voices."
The new windows will tell "a new and more complete" story.
Says the replacement sends a "powerful message" about the state's values.
Even on a New York City schoolboard, it is possible to fight back.
It's the state's only remaining Confederate monument on public grounds.
They also want to “identify and officially restore the original Te Reo Māori names for all towns, cities and places."
Almost all the portraits were of white men.
The burning was intended to "bury the ashes of racism."
It also considers paintings of the Founders symbols of "structural racism."
The terms of surrender have been withdrawn.
Virginia’s Woke 2021 Time Capsule: Box Filled with BLM Stickers, Pride Badges, COVID Vaccine Vial and Photos from Protests
The woke capsule will replace the 1887 artifacts left under the toppled Robert E. Lee statue.
BLM Crowd Sing and Cheer as Richmond’s Robert E. Lee Monument Is Removed After 131 Years and Cut In Half
The crowd chanted "Black Lives Matter" as the statue was removed.
The Great Erasure crosses the Rio Grande.
The monument and property were intended to be “perpetually sacred to the Monumental purpose to which they have been devoted."
County supervisor called for its removal because it reminded him of the January 6 protests.
The occupiers continue their desecration.
The demand for diversity in classical music far outstrips the supply.
Judge: "The city's entire argument and case is devoid of any legal foundation."
Outspent and outmanned, we ran an uncompromising, feisty campaign on Eurocentric principles.
Majority-black city will replace a Confederate monument with an Emmett Till statue.
Councilman: "We’re taking these down because of mob rule."
House Speaker: "Any attempt to erase the past only aligns society with the teaching of communism."
"Arlington County officials say the name change will better reflect community values."
“We want to ensure that Borough Hall and City Hall, and all of these buildings are really diverse."
It was donated by the United Daughters of the Confederacy in 1922.
“There is a severe lack of diversity amongst statues and commemorative works in the District of Columbia."
Indian chiefs criticize the white premier for suggesting European settlers did anything positive.
The government tries its hand at a "forced meme."
Former mayor of 97-percent-black town tried to cut down its Confederate statue.
A statue honoring Lewis and Clark was also removed.
We have a common fate. Let’s act like it.
Canadian police say the topplings were mostly peaceful.
The university will add memorials to the slaves who helped build its campus.
Republicans back the bill because it replaces "racist" Democrats.
Memorial Removed From Prairie Creek Over Racist, Eugenics Beliefs of Save the Redwoods League Founder
"[Madison] Grant used his privilege to advocate for and influence the development of discriminatory laws impacting millions."
The "slave owners" are Founding Fathers.
Officials claim the Teddy Roosevelt statue “supports a thematic framework of colonization and racism.”
Republican congressman: "Juneteenth will become the high holy day of the Left’s calendar."
Eskimos tear down the founder of Canada.
Indian activists get their way.
Why Macy Gray is right.
Herbert Marcuse, Antonio Gramsci, and others.
"Like the Confederate, it is tattered, dated, divisive, and incorrect."
Medievalist finds racism in the Byzantine Empire.
"Is the left itself . . . imperiling the political system at whose altar they worship?"
Just in time for Juneteenth.
Quarter of Controversial Statues Removed, Due to Be Removed or Under Review Since Edward Colston Monument Toppled
Britain erases its heritage.
Indian advocacy group: “We refuse to sit idle while Canada’s violent history is celebrated."
The Great Statue Replacement rolls on.
White heroes are the new "hidden figures."
The university voted overwhelmingly to keep the Confederate general's name.
If we tolerate this, we deserve it.
Critics said the song's praise of white settlers glorified "oppression and murder."
City leftists want the city to destroy the statues rather than move them.
"The statue represents racism, the statue represent[s] oppression."
Advocates say the change "is a giant step forward in righting a racist ideology."
Maybe George Orwell will rise from the dead and cover it for us.
Man Waves Confederate Flag, Sings ‘Dixie’ at Black Official Talking About the Removal of Confederate General’s Remains
The black official was not pleased.
Confederate heroes can no longer rest in peace.
Handel will be judged "through a decolonisation lens."
Princeton will make the classics "more vibrant."
Descendants of Blacks Enslaved by Indigenous People Push Back Against Renaming Columbus Day at County Hearing
"How can I be in support of commemorating the history and culture of my ancestors' slave master?”
But the Confederate flags will be moved to a less prominent area.