Monuments

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 Rundown

Penn State Joins Handful of Colleges Rejecting White Nationalist Events

Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
8.24.17
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
Monuments Men

Statue of pro-slavery Supreme Court chief justice removed in Maryland

A statue of pro-slavery Supreme Court chief justice was removed in Maryland overnight
Emma Fidel
8.18.17
Op-Ed

Mount Rushmore's Extremely Racist History

Following the growing movement to take down Confederate statues in the US, right-wing media have rhetorically asked if Mount Rushmore is next. But given that its history is deeply entwined with white supremacy, is that such an absurd question?
Bethy Squires
8.17.17
Views My Own

Let's Get Rid of Mount Rushmore

Donald Trump says removing confederate statues is a slippery slope that could get out of control. Maybe he's right—would that be such a bad thing?
Wilbert L. Cooper
8.17.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump's Lawyer Forwarded Insane Email Saying Robert E. Lee 'Saved America'

"You cannot be against General Lee and be for General Washington, there literally is no difference between the two men," the email reads.
Drew Schwartz
8.17.17
sculpture

The Satanic Temple Built a Black Cube Monument to Honor Veterans

Sculptor Chris Andres and metalworker Adam Volpe talk about building a public monument to veterans.
DJ Pangburn
6.3.17
WHITE SUPREMACY

Just one Confederate monument remains in New Orleans after another late-night removal

Morgan Conley
5.17.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Protestors Brought Torches to Rally Against the Sale of a Confederate Statue

Alt-right poster boy Richard Spencer was reportedly among the group in Virginia protesting the sale of a Robert E. Lee statue.
Lauren Messman
5.15.17
RACISM

Removal of Jefferson Davis statue sparks pre-dawn protests in New Orleans

Tess Owen
5.11.17
Civil Rights

Only one contractor is willing to remove Confederate statues from New Orleans after violent threats

Alyse Shorland
4.5.17
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