The US Should Stop Lying About Its History

By Jaisal Noor, The Real News. -

Well, it’s amazing how quickly we can not only respond, but call for the prosecution of people who are rightly tearing down and removing lies, because that’s what it is when we erect statues and [...]

Churchill, Columbus And Leopold All Fall Down

By Margaret Kimberly, Black Agenda Report. -

The perpetrators of crimes against humanity are often elevated to positions of respect and admiration. It all depends on who did the killing, and who was killed. Now the murderers are being [...]

Four Giant Reasons To Remove The Statues

By Lee Camp, Consortium News. -

I’m a descendant of General Robert E. Lee. My family also descends from George Washington and John Marshall, the fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court. (The oligarchy was a rather small [...]

Four Charged For Trying To Tear Down Statue Of President Andrew Jackson

By Katie Warren, Business Insider. -

Four men have been charged with the destruction of federal property for allegedly trying to tear down a statue of US President Andrew Jackson in Washington, DC last week, according to [...]

DC Protesters Try To Pull Down Andrew Jackson Statue Near White House

Protesters tried to pull down a statue of President Andrew Jackson near the White House Monday night before being dispersed by police. Police used pepper spray to move protesters out of [...]

How To Effectively And Safely Topple A Statue Using Science

By James Stout, Popular Mechanics. -

From Bristol, England to Birmingham, Alabama, people all over the world have been grappling with the legacy of racism by tossing their grappling hooks around the heads of problematic [...]

Group Behind Confederate Monuments Also Built A Memorial To The Klan

By Greg Huffman, Facing South. -

It was a Saturday. The mailman never comes to my door, but there was his knock. A couple days earlier I had ordered a book on Amazon that I had seen before only in a library. "Sorry to bother [...]

Statues In The US and Around The World Are Being Beheaded And Torn Down

By Teacher Poet Musician Glen Brown. -

“Monuments and statues in the US and around the world that are dedicated to controversial historical figures with legacies of slavery and racism have become the target of demonstrations during [...]