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Dr. Mary Edwards Walker was an abolitionist, prisoner of war, and surgeon.  After receiving her medical degree at Syracuse University, she volunteered with the Union Army during the American Civil War where she was captured by Confederate forces after cr…

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Attended ceremony of new Nebraska statue which will be displayed today of Poca Tribal Chief Standing Bear, with the artist. Each state gets 2 statues. Florida will replace a Confederate dude with African-American educator and civil rights advocate Mary McLeod Bethune. Amen.

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A Virginia judge has blocked efforts by Charlottesville city leaders to remove two Confederate statues, including one of General Robert E. Lee that sparked the deadly far-right violence in the city in 2017.

An unknown person wrote "1619," referencing the arrival of enslaved Africans in America, on the statues of Confederate Gens. Robert E. Lee and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson over the weekend.

A Charlottesville judge has ruled that the town's Confederate monuments must stay.

From confederate capital to a progressive place for art and food, Richmond, Virginia is the home of a growing coffee scene, featuring @LamplighterRC , @sugartwine  @drinkblanchards  and more.

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A judge blocked the removal of two Confederate statues in Charlottesville. The city tried to remove one in 2017 saying it sent a racist message, sparking a deadly white supremacist rally. The judge says they are "war memorials."

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Confederate statue that prompted Charlottesville rally must stay, judge rules #worldnews 

When you're selling your house, remove personal items like Confederate flags and framed KKK applications!

Also in the news on Monday morning: 49,000 auto workers strike General Motors, Confederate statues stay and remembering Rick Ocasek. 


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The truth behind most of the Confederate monuments being torn down tells an even larger story than you'd realize — explains.

This political correctness thing is totally out of control When a fair cancels the Confederate Railroad band because of their name its giving in to facism, plain and simple and our freedom disappears piece by piece. Sick of it.

This is WRONG. Nathan Bedford Forrest was a Confederate general & a delegate to the 1868 Democratic Convention. He was also a slave trader & the 1st Grand Wizard of the KKK. Tennessee should not have an official day (tomorrow) honoring him. Change the law.

All these folks worried about erasing history when the Confederate statues come down will be thrilled to learn about the existence of books.

Georgia GOPer warns black attorney she ‘may go missing’ if she tries to remove Confederate monument

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I will be introducing a bill to remove Confederate statues from the US Capitol building. This is just one step. We have much work to do.

Reminder that American Nazis waving confederate flags and marching to defend a statue of Lee murdered a woman in Virginia this summer.

But that Confederate flag is welcome anytime at NASCAR races #TheIrony 

Most confederate monuments were erected during Jim Crow era. They weren't put up for history, they were meant to terrorize black people.