How To Determine Which Statues Remain And Which Statues Go

The spray paint lettering covering this confederate monument read right but was wrongly applied in a violent manner. Photo by Kristen Watson/DRC
Now that the state of Mississippi has decided to remove the Confederate emblem from its state flag the Confederate flag will no longer fly anywhere in America as a symbol of legitimacy
Workers prepare to remove the statue of the former Confederate President Jefferson Davis from the Kentucky state Capitol
There is still MUCH more Confederate cleanup work to be done!!! The Southern Poverty Law Center has identified 1,503 remaining publicly sponsored symbols honoring Confederate leaders, soldiers or the Confederate States of America in general. These include monuments and statues, flags, holidays and other observances, and the names of schools, highways, parks, bridges, counties, cities, dams, roads and military bases



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Isaac Newton Farris Jr

Isaac Newton Farris Jr. is the nephew of Martin Luther King, Jr. and serves as Senior Fellow at the King Center.