"Lovers of Irony will note that one reason for all the "Lost Cause" statuary is the Republican Party. NO, they didn't put them up. What happened was during the Civil War, the Union government began to make a specific effort…"
""1st, I don't advocate mobs pulling down statues. Now excuse me while I advocate mobs pulling down statues."
"2nd, it's not that these statues don't fit the narrative. It's that they don't explain their…"
"1st, I don't advocate mobs pulling down statues. Though I do remember a rowdy mob pulling down a statue of King George III in NYC in 1776... most people remember that mob as a group of patriots. The civil processes that have done away with…"