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Category: Statues

Dec 22
Robert E. Lee Statue Is Removed From U.S. Capitol

The statue of the Confederate general will be replaced with one of the civil rights leader Barbara Johns, who led a school walkout in Virginia in 1951. Read More

Dec 21
Robert E Lee statue removed from US capitol

‘The Confederacy is a symbol of Virginia’s racist and divisive history,’ says governor Ralph Northam Read More

Nov 26
Protesting America’s past? Statues of former presidents, other historical monuments vandalized in 4 states over Thanksgiving

The statues and buildings vandalized on Wednesday and Thursday appear to have been targeted in protest of colonialism, gentrification and capitalism. Read More