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Old 3rd July 2017, 03:20 AM   #94
Craig B
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Originally Posted by ponderingturtle View Post
These monuments were for the proud southern tradition of segregation, and need to be viewed as such. Just like flying the confederate flags was about fighting the federal government again to once again keep the blacks in their place.
Has anyone thought about this discussion in light of the removal of communist era monuments following the liberation of Eastern Europe in 1989 and the collapse of the USSR in 1991? Do the same principles apply?
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