At Least 160 Confederate Symbols Removed In 2020, SPLC SaysWhen rioters tore through the U.S. Capitol last month, some of them gripping Confederate battle flags, they didn't encounter a statue of the most famous rebel general, Robert E. Lee.
Virginia's Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee Statue Has Been Removed From The US CapitolA statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that has represented Virginia in the U.S. Capitol for 111 years has been removed.
Confederate Statue Of Gen. Robert E. Lee Will Stay Put In Richmond, Virginia Until Lawsuit ResolvedRichmond's massive statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee will stay in place in the former capital of the Confederacy at least a while longer while a lawsuit over the governor's plans to remove it plays out.
No Immediate Ruling From Judge After Lee Statue TrialA lawsuit seeking to prevent Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam from removing an enormous statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in Richmond is scheduled to go to trial Monday.
Detailed Plans In Place For Careful Removal Of Virginia's Robert E. Lee StatueWhen the bronze equestrian statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee arrived by rail in Richmond from Paris in 1890, it took 10,000 men, women and children to haul its pieces more than a mile to the site where the towering monument was erected as a tribute to a Confederate hero.
Judge: No Immediate Ruling On Robert E. Lee Statue Removal In VirginiaAttorneys will be back in court Thursday for a hearing in a lawsuit challenging Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's plan to remove a giant Confederate statue in Virginia's capital city.
Richmond Removing Confederate Soldiers And Sailors StatueWork crews have begun taking down the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors statue, the sixth Confederate monument to be removed in Richmond amid national protests against police brutality and symbols many see as racist icons.
Richmond, Virginia Removing Statue Of Confederate Gen. J.E.B. StuartWork crews began taking down an enormous monument to Confederate Gen. J.E.B. Stuart, the third major statue to be cleared away in less than a week as the Confederacy's former capital rushes to remove symbols of oppression in response to protests against police brutality and racism.
Richmond Police Break Up Crowd To Save Confederate Gen. J.E.B. Stuart StatuePolice in Virginia's capital declared an unlawful assembly and broke up a gathering of protestors accused of attempting to pull down another Confederate monument along a prominent avenue on Sunday night.
Concrete Barriers Installed Around Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee Statue In VirginiaConcrete barriers were installed Wednesday morning around the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that has been ordered to be removed from a prominent avenue in Virginia's capital city, hours after demonstrators tore down a different Confederate monument.
Virginia Judge Issues Order Halting Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee Statue Removal For 10 DaysA judge in Richmond has issued an injunction preventing Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's administration from removing an iconic statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee for 10 days.
Crews Inspect Richmond's Lee Statue Ahead Of Planned RemovalCrews are being dispatched to the Robert E. Lee monument in Richmond to inspect and analyze the statue before its planned removal. But state officials say the memorial will not be moved on Monday.
Protestors Topple Confederate Statue In Virginia CapitalA small group of demonstrators toppled a statue of a Confederate general in the former capital of the Confederacy late Saturday, following a day of largely peaceful protests in the Virginia city.
Confederate Statue On UNC Campus Toppled By ProtestersTop leaders of the UNC system condemned the actions of protesters, who toppled a memorial known as "Silent Sam."
Confederate Statues Removed After Memphis Sells Public ParksCrews removed two Confederate statues from Memphis parks after the city sold them to a private entity.