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Aboriginal People Say the Australian Colonial Statues...

Indigenous Australians Struggle To Tear Down Colonial Statues and Reclaim 65,000 Years of History. Although much attention has been paid to the many statues...

Defenders of Confederate Monuments Are Supporters of...

The battle to remove confederate monuments reignited last month after a group of white supremacists gathered in Charlottesville, Virginia, to “protect” a statue of...

D.L. Hughley On Race In America: ‘There...

https://youtu.be/KKHmEhf9JVM?t=7m37s   If there's anyone we can trust to keep things real — and real funny — it's D.L. Hughley. The comedian always unapologetically makes his opinion...

Missouri Rep. Calls for Lynching of Confederate...

A Missouri lawmaker is under fire after saying he hoped whoever is responsible for defacing a Confederate statute is caught — and then hanged. State...

Sculptor Hopes to Replace Confederate Monuments with...

Goodbye, Robert E. Lee; Hello W.E.B.: Hungarian Sculptor Wants to Honor Black Heroes Now That Confederate Statues Are Coming Down For This Sculptor, Statues Honoring...

Should All Slave Holder Monuments Be Treated...

In the wake of Charlottesville, President Donald Trump lobbed a provocative proposition: When it comes to our nation’s slaveholding legacy, should monuments to Founding...

Florida City Official Says His Town Will...

Don't want your Confederate monuments? No worries. A Florida city commissioner is willing to take them off your hands. In Facebook post Thursday, Aug. 17,...

Descendants of ‘Stonewall’ Jackson, Gen. Lee Join...

In the wake of the Charlottesville, Va., violence that left one person dead and 19 others severely injured, there has been renewed debate over...

Black Dallas Group, Condoleezza Rice Think Confederate...

  With the recent unrest in Charlottesville, Va., spurring efforts to bring down Confederate monuments across the nation, a group of mostly Black Dallas locals...

Solange Unleashes On White Supremacists and Nazis...

Singer Solange has had it with the rampant racism that's been taking over her social media feeds. In two telling posts, the politically active singer...

New Orleans Invested More Care Removing Confederate...

Two generations of Landrieus have been mayor of the city of New Orleans, many times described as “progressive” whites, adored by many Black people...

In New Orleans, All Four Confederate monuments...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — They were among the city's oldest landmarks, as cemented to the landscape of New Orleans as the Superdome and St....

As Majority-Black New Orleans City Council Votes...

In the old Confederacy, traditions die hard.  And this certainly holds true for the symbol of slavery, white supremacy and domestic terrorism, at a...

Less Than Ten Months After the Charleston...

Over a century and a half since the end of the Civil War, the spirit of the Confederacy lives on in the hearts and...

Movement to Purge Confederate Relics: Necessary, or...

In recent days, South Carolina and Alabama removed the “Stars and Bars” from their respective state houses, as the debate continues in Mississippi over...

Ga. Bill Proposed to Protect Confederate ‘Heroes’...

A new bill proposed in the Georgia Legislature would prohibit local governments from hiding or removing statues of Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee or...