The Make It Right Project cultivates community in the shadow of Confederate monuments

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The second factor requires some historical research, but not a whole lot. One of the more noteworthy Confederate monuments is the enormous obelisk that stands at the jefferson davis state historic site in Fairview, Kentucky. Taken as a case study it sheds some light on this second factor of motivation for the building of such monuments.

I haven’t read of anyone in 1919 saying “make America great again” or referring to unwanted. great-grandsons – seeking to have it removed, along with other confederate monuments expressly built to.

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The final letter suggests not removing monuments, statues. we can agree that these actions were wrong and immoral and cast a dark shadow on American history. However, we can make amends. Statues of.

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The Make It Right Project cultivates community in the shadow of Confederate monuments We hope you’ll join us for Standing/Still pt. 2 tomorrow evening at 6:30PM at the John C. Calhoun Monument. Check out this insightful article in the Charleston City Paper about the project.

Utilizing Confederate monuments in my classes offered students a window into the. The tributes showed how communities like Charlottesville and Richmond. as a symbol of “massive resistance” during the civil-rights movement.. to the concerns of those who live in the shadows of Confederate statues,

Hours later, Trump doubled down on his defense for Confederate statues. "The business community should figure out a way to talk to these guys and build relationships, because right now they look to.

Confederate monuments have dominated the Southern public realm for a century. Neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan rallying to these monuments powerfully reminds us of their white supremacist origins. Without meaningful counter-monuments, we now need to get about the business of freeing our public realm of racist constructions of history.

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I believed Confederate monuments could be teachable totems. I was wrong. The events of the past week have made one thing clear: Confederate statues must fall.

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