Lee Circle no more: New Orleans to remove 4 Confederate statues 

 

The decision did not come lightly after months of public debates, penned op-eds and rhetorical firefights on social media enveloped Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s request in June that the statues be displayed in a museum, mothballed or discarded as vestiges of New Orleans’ racist past.

Source: Lee Circle no more: New Orleans to remove 4 Confederate statues | NOLA.com

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New Orleans resident, writer, activist. Public market consultant.

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