Thursday, June 25, 2015
NOW THAT THE FLAG IS GONE HELP US FIND MORE RACIST MONUMENTS TO DESTROY
The Civil War ended 150 years ago, but physical signs of its presence are seen all over the South: monuments, courthouses, schools, cities, counties. They can even be found in places you wouldn’t expect, as far afield asRidgefield, Washington, or Helena, Montana.
We pulled together all the mentions we could find of monuments to the Confederacy and its leaders off Wikipedia and created the map below. The highlighted regions are the former Confederate States of America.
Read more: Fusion