States Where Confederate Monuments Are Falling—And Where They’re Not

The SPLC (Southern Poverty Law Center) is a pretty Leftists group and like BLM gets millions from liberal companies….

Kinda reminds me of ISIS.


Study: States Where Confederate Monuments Are Falling—And Where They’re Not

H/T to Bill

In the aftermath of the police killing of George Floyd—sparking Black Lives Matter demonstrations in the US and around the world—there is renewed energy in the effort to remove Confederate symbols.

Since George Floyd’s murder May 25, there have been 143 Confederate symbols removed—equal to the number of all removals in the previous five years, a BeenVerified analysis shows. Still, more than 1,600 Confederate symbols remain across the US.

Many states in recent years have removed statues, plaques and schools named after Confederate figures. However, these states have had the fewest symbols removed: South Carolina, Mississippi, Georgia and Alabama.

The BeenVerified analysis uses 2019 data collected from the Southern Poverty Law Center and analysis of dozens of 2020 media reports to reflect Confederate symbols that have fallen in recent weeks. Some top findings:

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