President Donald Trump appeared to change his tune regarding Confederate monuments Friday after learning that many Confederates were members of the Democratic Party. Trump told reporters that he didn't realize that Democrats were the driving force behind the founding of the Confederate States of America, a coalition of states that seceded from the United States … Continue reading Trump Changes Tune on Confederate Monuments After Learning They Honor Democrats
Last night a crowd of protesters in Chapel Hill finally brought down the infamous Silent Sam monument. Silent Sam, in case you hadn't heard (and if you don't live in NC then you may not have. Silent, indeed) was a statue of a Confederate soldier on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus … Continue reading Silent Sam or: What did you call that Landmark?