Jamelle Buie Research Paper

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Jai Khurana D-Block Close-Up Codd Reverence or Remembrance? The protests in Charlottesville over the statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee reignited the fight between white supremacists who supported the monument and liberal people who wanted the statues to be taken down. Also, lots of other cities have Confederate monuments and can’t decide what to do with them. The solution to these issues is to remove them from public spaces and put them in museums dedicated to recognizing the mistakes we made during the Civil War and honoring those who died. The reason why the Confederate monuments need to removed is they fuel the hatred of white supremacists because of how it represents slavery and inequality. Jamelle Bouie, a writer for Slate,
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