Trump was right. President Trump predicted in August that Democrats would soon be removing monuments to George Washington and Thomas Jefferson. …can't change history, but you can learn from it. Robert E Lee, Stonewall Jackson – who's next, Washington, Jefferson? So foolish! Also… — Donald J. Show More Summary
The Dallas school board unanimously decided four schools must change their names honoring Confederate leaders — but many parents cannot understand why. The board will consider new names in February for Dallas Independent School District elementary schools named for Stonewall Jackson, Robert...
The person or group of people poured "a large quantity of white paint" and spray painted "Dead!!" in gold. [ more › ]
Someone spray-painted the word “dead” on the statue, reports indicated.
Workers remove monuments to Robert E. Lee, commander of the pro-slavery Confederate army in the American Civil War, and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, a Confederate general, from Wyman Park in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S. August 16, 2017. How...Show More Summary
In 1953, the National Cathedral in Washington DC installed two stained glass windows depicting Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee. A task force recommended removal, which started this month. (more…)
Two stained-glass windows honoring Confederate Gens. Robert E. Lee and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson at the Washington National Cathedral will be removed immediately, the cathedral says. The facility's leadership says the decision cameShow More Summary
After two years of deliberation, the Episcopal hub has decided to take down representations of Gens. Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson.
The Episcopal hub has decided to take down representations of Gens. Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson.
The depictions of Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, installed in 1953, will be removed and stored until the cathedral can find another use for them.
Confederate windows are probably the most prominent in an American sacred space.
Many blacks and their white liberal allies demand the removal of statues of Confederate generals and the Confederate battle flag, and they are working up steam to destroy the images of Gens. Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee and President Jefferson Davis from Stone Mountain in Georgia. Show More Summary
Washington’s National Cathedral is removing stained glass windows depicting Confederate generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson, after years of study and debate about what to do with them, the Washington Post is reporting. The windows,...Show More Summary
The city of Charlottesville, Virginia, could seek to remove another Confederate statue. CBS 19 reports that the city council plans to vote Tuesday on removing the Stonewall Jackson statue from … Click to Continue »
The Confederate general's descendants say they are “ashamed to benefit from white supremacy while our black family and friends suffer."
NEW YORK (AP) — It's not just about Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson.
Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson (1824-1863) was a war hero and one of the South's most successful generals during the American Civil War (1861-1865). After a difficult childhood, he graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, in time to fight in the Mexican War (1846-48). Show More Summary
On Wednesday, the city of Charlottesville, Virginia, shrouded two of its Confederate monuments in black. City officials would like to remove the statues of Robert E. Lee and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson altogether, but they are currently...Show More Summary
It's not just about Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson. The national soul-searching over whether to take down monuments to the Confederacy's demigods has extended to other historical figures accused … Click to Continue »
Three books delve into the minds of Thomas Jefferson, Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee.