Category: statues

us-catholics-targeted-in-several-separate-incidents-ranging-from-vandalism-to-attempted-murder
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Jul
2020

US Catholics Targeted In Several Separate Incidents Ranging From Vandalism To Attempted MurderUS Catholics Targeted In Several Separate Incidents Ranging From Vandalism To Attempted Murder

Several Catholic properties including churches and cemeteries have been targeted throughout June and July. While some of the incidents are still under investigation, at least two people have been arrested, with charges ranging from vandalism to attempted second-degree murder. The crimes follow protests over police brutality, and have taken a violent turn that has resulted […]

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‘we-are-not-going-to-rewrite-history’:-barcelona-mayor-doesn’t-support-removing-city’s-columbus-statue
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Jul
2020

‘We Are Not Going To Rewrite History’: Barcelona Mayor Doesn’t Support Removing City’s Columbus Statue‘We Are Not Going To Rewrite History’: Barcelona Mayor Doesn’t Support Removing City’s Columbus Statue

Barcelona mayor Ada Colau said Thursday that she doesn’t support removing the city’s Christopher Columbus statue, but does want a discussion about the history behind it, the Associated Press reported. “We are not going to rewrite history, but we have to explain history in its entirety because history was usually told by the winners and […]

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jeffrey-epstein-statue-appears-in-albuquerque-with-plaque-listing-sexual-assault-cases
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Jul
2020

Jeffrey Epstein Statue Appears In Albuquerque With Plaque Listing Sexual Assault CasesJeffrey Epstein Statue Appears In Albuquerque With Plaque Listing Sexual Assault Cases

There were reported sightings of a Jeffrey Epstein statue with an attached plaque in Wednesday morning in Albuquerque , KOAT 7 reported. The bronze statue was captured in photos sent to the KOAT 7 news station, and was mysteriously removed by the time a camera crew arrived at the scene, which was reportedly in front […]

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‘this-is-not-about-race-anymore,-it-never-really-was’:-protesters-on-teddy-roosevelt-statue
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Jun
2020

‘This Is Not About Race Anymore, It Never Really Was’: Protesters On Teddy Roosevelt Statue‘This Is Not About Race Anymore, It Never Really Was’: Protesters On Teddy Roosevelt Statue

The streets around the Museum of Natural History in New York City were crowded Sunday as counter-protesters expressed their support for Theodore Roosevelt’s statue. Gavin Wax, president of the New York Young Republican Club, spoke out against removing Roosevelt’s statue. “We have been sick of our city being destroyed, looted, the rioting,” Wax said. “The […]

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‘who-are-you-talking-to?’:-protester-defending-roosevelt-statue-clashes-with-counter-protester
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Jun
2020

‘Who Are You Talking To?’: Protester Defending Roosevelt Statue Clashes With Counter-Protester‘Who Are You Talking To?’: Protester Defending Roosevelt Statue Clashes With Counter-Protester

Protesters gathered Sunday in New York City to defend the Theodore Roosevelt statue in front of the Museum of Natural History. Roosevelt’s statue can be added to a list of statues that have been torn down, or at least have been threatened to be torn down. The statue, which has come under fire in recent […]

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Jun
2020

Statues fallStatues fall

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by William Stroock, author of military fiction, commentator… Every major and medium-sized city in the American south has a traffic circle or public square with a statue of Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, Stone Wall Jackson, Nathan Bedford Forrest, or some other Confederate hero. The Old South’s mass remembrance isn’t limited […]

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‘tyranny-over-history-and-public-memory’:-a-historian-explains-the-impact-of-mob-destruction-of-statues
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Jun
2020

‘Tyranny Over History And Public Memory’: A Historian Explains The Impact Of Mob Destruction Of Statues‘Tyranny Over History And Public Memory’: A Historian Explains The Impact Of Mob Destruction Of Statues

While many peaceful protests continue across the country, vandalism and property destruction, especially of statues, has continued unabated in many states, and has amounted to the toppling of historical figures like George Washington and Ulysses S. Grant. Statues of confederate figures like General Robert E. Lee in Virginia have been removed or prepared for removal, […]

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‘it’s-simply-become-a-purge’:-how-mob-mentality-is-impacting-america
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Jun
2020

‘It’s Simply Become A Purge’: How Mob Mentality Is Impacting America‘It’s Simply Become A Purge’: How Mob Mentality Is Impacting America

June 25, 2020 10:19 AM ET Jarrett Stepman, contributor for the Daily Signal and co-host of “The Right Side of History,” spoke with the Daily Caller’s Samantha Renck about mob rule in America, efforts to tear down historic statues and more. Civil unrest has continued to plague America. Historic statues of prominent United States presidents […]

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Jun
2020

The Parliament Square ‘Statue’ Rally London reveals that the British Public are still prepared to fight for their country. The Parliament Square ‘Statue’ Rally London reveals that the British Public are still prepared to fight for their country. 

Submitted by M. A. Richardson… “You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honour.” – Aristotle Instead of protecting the public and our institutions, they chose to side with the mob.  Instead of apologising to the British public for allowing a divisive, anarchic […]

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