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Another White Supremacist Monument Comes Down. At Least 700 More To Go.

The statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that has towered over New Orleans’ busy Lee Circle for 133 years was taken down amid cheers Friday. It’s the fourth and final Confederate monument the city had slated to take down, and its removal marks the end of one of America’s more successful ? and publicized ? campaigns to expel symbols of white supremacy from public property.
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