The Make It Right Project cultivates community in the shadow of Confederate monuments

The Make It Right Project cultivates community in the shadow of Confederate monuments

Given the history of the Confederacy and how it has been remembered, what is the proper role in our nation’s public life, if any, for Confederate symbols and monuments? What are the pros and cons of monuments like the Confederate Fountain in Helena being removed? Please join us for a panel discussion of these issues on Tuesday, October 3, at 7:00 p.m. in the Lower Campus

Emboldened by the latter and triggered by the former, pro-Confederates last August staged unite the Right, the largest gathering. hearings and these lawsuits, to force Confederate monuments on the.

N.J.’s Mikie Sherrill and other female veterans in Congress band together to help women in the military N.J.’s Mikie Sherrill and other female veterans in Congress band together to help women in the military N.J."S Mikie Sherrill And Other Female Veterans In Congress Band Together To Help Women In The Military. WASHINGTON – In the military, former Navy pilot Mikie Sherrill recalled, she learned the importance of working together..

Make It Right Project Brings Social Dance, Theater, and Storytelling to Charleston’s Confederate Monuments Struggle Author Kali Holloway Posted on July 8, 2019 July 8, 2019 The third event in the Standing/Still series was a special celebration on two fronts.

 · Vann Newkirk: ‘Most Of My Life I Didn’t Know Confederate Statues Could Come Down’ Vann Newkirk is an African-American who grew up in Rocky Mount, N.C., a town with a Confederate monument. Newkirk.

CONFEDERATE MONUMENTS AND THEIR REMOVAL More than 150 years after the Civil War, there is a new drive to remove Confederate monuments. In April and May 2017, the New Orleans City Council voted to remove four Confederate monuments from their city. This decision came on the heels of other cities such as Austin, TX and Louisville, KY, who also.

Congress gets serious about retirement saving Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: Burn pits, the Agent Orange of our generation The letter was requested by Veterans for Common Sense, Burn Pits 360, and. in Agent Orange – and other harmful materials are all present in burn pits, ” Many of the retired servicemembers and Reservists who served our country.. US representative annie kuster, a New Hampshire Democrat who."With many individuals reaching retirement with little to no savings of their own, we must take a serious look at our current retirement programs.Home Sales Rebound in April in North Texas Last year, pending sales plunged in most of the country from April to May following the expiration of the federal home buyer tax credit. From last May’s depressed level, however, the vast bulk of associations/etc. have reported sizable gains in pending sales – sufficient to suggest a strong rebound in the pending home sales index from April.

That these two volumes raise such questions, and illustrate them with rich particulars , makes them highly valuable. I would not expect that the riddle of southern identity or identities, of culture or cultures, be solved-only that it be addressed more explicitly and consistently. Living Monuments: Confederate Soldiers’ Homes in the New South.

Community capsules Community capsules . Monday Jun 3, 2019 at 12:01 AM. The senior menu and several events during the week in Marion County. Senior menu. These meals will be provided by Marion Senior Services, 1101.

PRO/CON: Should cities be allowed to take down Confederate monuments? study guide by Toshia_Manning includes 15 questions covering vocabulary, terms and more. Quizlet flashcards, activities and games help you improve your grades.

 · Confederate monuments also decorated the cities where Revels preached-or they did, until officials started ordering their removal this year. St. Louis’s praised the “the soldiers and sailors of the southern confederacy who fought to uphold the right declared by the pen of Jefferson and achieved by the sword of Washington.”

Comments are closed.
Cookies | Terms and Conditions