Its our history. A few nights earlier wrecking crews donning bullet proof vests and identityhiding masks removed another Confederate monument in New Orleans. The Liberty Place monument was dismantled and hauled away. No one seems to know where theyve taken it.
Workers who took the monument down Monday could be seen wearing bulletproof vests militarystyle helmets and scarves that obscured their faces. ... The University of Mississippi took down its state flag because it includes the Confederate emblem. New Orleans is a majority AfricanAmerican city although the number of black residents has fallen ...
TriceEdneyWire.com A monument to a deadly White supremacist uprising in 1874 has been removed under cover of darkness by workers in masks and bulletproof vests as New Orleans joined the movement to take down symbols of the Confederacy and the Jim Crow South.
JESSE J. HOLLAND and GERALD HERBERT Associated Press Published 24 April 2017. NEW ORLEANS AP A monument to a deadly whitesupremacist uprising in 1874 was removed under cover of darkness by workers in masks and bulletproof vests Monday as New Orleans joined the movement to take down symbols of the Confederacy and the Jim Crow South.