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Robert E. Lee Descendant: Reparations Are Necessary If People 'Want To Fix Racism'
"If people are saying they want to fix racism or fix this issue in our country, then they need to put their money where their mouth is,” says the Rev. Robert W. Lee IV.
Confederate Statues In Charlottesville Are Legally Protected, Virginia Judge Rules
The statues are protected war memorials, regardless of whether they're seen as symbols of white supremacy, the judge said.
Don Lemon Accuses Trump Of Trying To ‘Whitewash White Nationalism’
The CNN host shreds Trump's "bogus argument" that the Charlottesville violence was about a statue of Robert E. Lee.
President Donald Trump Doubles Down On ‘Both Sides’ Remarks
Trump defended his controversial remarks that there were “very fine people on both sides” of the white nationalist march in Charlottesville.
Trump Defends 'Both Sides' Charlottesville Comments With A New Falsehood
He claimed his "very fine people on both sides" quote after "Unite the Right" referenced people defending the Robert E. Lee statue there. But the Nazi rally wasn't about Lee.
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Virginia School To Decide On Changing Name From Robert E. Lee To Loving Landmark Case
The school board had previously voted unanimously to change the school's name from "Lee" back in June.
Confederate-Friendly Ryan Zinke Likens Robert E. Lee To Martin Luther King Jr.
Alexander C. Kaufman
Civil rights groups’ condemnation of his remarks only adds to the Interior Department secretary's mounting woes.
NBC News Issues Correction Over Trump's Robert E. Lee Comments
Hours earlier, the president tweeted that NBC News had "totally and purposely changed" the meaning of his remarks at Friday's rally in Ohio.
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Robert E. Lee Descendant Slams Trump Over Praise For Confederate General
Trump is supporting an “idol of white supremacy," said Robert E. Lee IV.
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The Internet Schools GOP Senate Candidate Chris McDaniel About Robert E. Lee And Slavery
Historians pointed out to the Mississippi politician that the Confederate general was quite brutal to his slaves.
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Charlottesville Was About White Men Controlling History
There are almost 800 Confederate statues in the U.S. Charlottesville showed what happens when you threaten that white male dominance.
Baltimore Rededicates Former Confederate Memorial Site To Harriet Tubman
The ceremony was held on the 105th anniversary of the famed abolitionist's death.
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Charlottesville Police Chief Resigns After Report Slams Response To White Supremacists
Chief Al Thomas’ department had been lambasted over its “disastrous” response to a deadly rally in August.
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As Ed Gillespie’s Campaign Goes, So Goes The Memory Of The Civil War
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Historian David Blight once said that “The civil war sits like the giant sleeping dragon of American history ever ready to
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Robert E. Lee Was Not An 'Honorable Man.' He Was A White Supremacist Traitor
Writer. Founding Editor of TheOvergrown.com
The Civil War was fought over slavery, so stop that "states’ rights" nonsense.
John Kelly's Thoughts On The Civil War
In a bizarre interview, White House Chief Of Staff John Kelly said “both sides” were honorable during the Civil War, while also defending Robert E. Lee and Christopher Columbus.
John Kelly And The History That Never Was
Analyst, social justice advocate, and blogger at What We Know
The White House chief of staff has proven himself just as ignorant about history and complicit in oppression as his boss.
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Ta-Nehisi Coates Tears Into John Kelly's 'Creationist Theorizing' On Civil War
"Shocking that someone charged with defending their country, in some profound way, does not comprehend the country they claim to defend."
John Kelly Says Lack Of 'Compromise' Started Civil War, Defends Statues
On Fox News, Trump's chief of staff calls Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee an "honorable man ... who gave up his country to fight for his state."
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Dallas Residents Want Robert E. Lee Park To Be Renamed After Erykah Badu
More than 2,300 have signed a petition to calling for the park to honor the artist instead.
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Virginia Church Named For Robert E. Lee Agrees To Change Name
“Charlottesville seems to have moved us to this point," the church rector said, following two years of debate.
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