Confederacy

WHITE SUPREMACY

White supremacists planned a Super Bowl rally at the birthplace of the modern KKK. Here's how it fell apart.

First, they couldn't get a permit. Then, they got kicked off Facebook.
Tess Owen
2.1.19
washington and lee

Faculty consider leaving college named for Robert E. Lee after president rejects recommended changes to campus

One black humanities professor, T.J. Tallie, left the school last year over its unwillingness to make changes that would attract a more diverse student body.
Taylor Dolven
9.9.18
Confederate Monuments

Protesters tore down Confederate statue "Silent Sam," but UNC is bringing it back

University says the statue "has a place" in its history and on campus.
Emma Ockerman
8.31.18
robert e lee

A Texas high school won’t get rid of its Robert E. Lee namesake

The motion to rename Robert E. Lee High School in Tyler Independent School District was formally introduced into the meeting on Monday, but no board member seconded the motion and the proposal failed.
Christianna Silva
8.7.18
Confederacy

At least 110 Confederate monuments have been taken down in the last 3 years

And three new Confederate monuments have been dedicated.
Tess Owen
6.4.18
Confederacy

College named for Robert E. Lee is considering reparations to descendants of 84 slaves it owned

The Confederate general served as president of Washington and Lee University and is buried in a shrine on campus.
Taylor Dolven
5.21.18
Election 2018

Everything you need to know about Tuesday's wild, racist, and insane primaries

Voters go to the polls in West Virginia, Indiana, Ohio, and North Carolina.
Alex Thompson
5.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Someone Plastered Confederate Flags and Cotton All Over American University

It's the second time this year racist symbols were found at the DC college.
Drew Schwartz
9.27.17
RACISM

How White Women Are Responsible for the Confederate Monuments We Have Today

Because their interests were seen as apolitical, white women in the South were able to advance an insidious, racist agenda long after the Civil War had ended.
Bethy Squires
9.4.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

GOP Lawmaker Said Confederate Statue Vandal Should Be 'Hung from a Tall Tree'

Leaders in the Missouri House of Representatives have called on the legislator to resign.
Drew Schwartz
8.31.17
After Charlottesville

Lone man in tie-dye defends Charlottesville Confederate monuments

Lone man in tie-dye defends Charlottesville Confederate monuments
Gabriel Connelly
8.24.17
crime

The Confederate Statue Topplers Are Already Screwed

A North Carolina defense lawyer explains how even if the people accused of taking out a monument to confederate soldiers get off, their lives will be changed forever.
Chase Madar
8.18.17
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