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Posted inPolitics and Movements: US

Historian Says Additional Baltimore Confederate Statues Should be Removed

James W. Loewen argues confederate monument commission which recommended to remove two statues did not go far enough, and even overlooked confederate memorials that should also be removed Story Transcript TAYA GRAHAM, TRNN: This is Taya Graham reporting for the Real News Network in Baltimore City, Maryland. In 1941, this statue was built to honor […]

Posted inPolitics and Movements: US

Baltimore Still Debating What to Do With Confederate Statues

Testimony before commission recounts how monuments coincided with city’s efforts to segregate Story Transcript TAYA GRAHAM, TRNN: This is Taya Graham reporting for the Real News Network in Baltimore City, Maryland. The controversy over these remnants of the city’s Confederate past continued today during the meeting of a panel who will decide their fate. But […]