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No, Don’t Remove All ‘Confederate Monuments’

I must take exception to the sweeping nature of Rich Lowry’s column arguing in favor of removal of all “Confederate monuments” from everywhere but battlegrounds and cemeteries, even though I agree with many of his points and with a large portion of his ultimate goal. I do agree that a considerable number of such statuary have well-merited historical associations with the advocacy of Jim Crow laws and the like, and that they should be not in general public places but only in battlegrounds and cemeteries (if they are to remain standing anywhere at all).
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