No More Monuments to Slavery

 Photo by  Dean Hinnant  on  Unsplash

Photo by Dean Hinnant on Unsplash

Organized white supremacists mobbed Charlottesville to protest the fact that the city is taking down a statue of Robert E. Lee. This statue went up less than 100 years ago, in the middle of a campaign of intimidationagainst black Virginians. Now it has become a rallying point for white supremacists, and the scene of the murder of counterprotestor Heather Heyer. Today, we’re going to fight back against the potent symbolism of white supremacy.

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