Jan 22, 2021 · The automated car wash at 612 N. Leavitt Road, Amherst, has been demolished. The city Building Department issued a permit for a contractor to take down the building, but so far no building permits …
Statues, monuments vandalized amid Black Lives Matter protests Statues originally under fire were Confederate soldiers and generals largely in the South due to the treatment of African-Americans, but the anger has spread to monuments of all backgrounds many of which have been torn down by protesters, and others have been officially removed. Historic monuments and statues have become the targets of anger and vandalism during Black Lives Matter protests in the wake of George Floyd ‘s police custody death at the end of May.
Confederate general in D. People film the only statue of a Confederate general, Albert Pike, in the nation’s capital after it was toppled by protesters and set on fire in Washington early Saturday, June 20, It comes on Juneteenth, the day marking the end of slavery in the United States, amid continuing anti-racism demonstrations following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. President Trump has called for people involved in tearing down the statue to be arrested.
The demonstrators argue Washington owned slaves and therefore should not have statues of him. Simply put, the time has come to move it. Many online pointed out the irony, though critics say he has a complicated relationship with slavery. Other Columbus statues have been vandalized and removed across the nation. Matthias Baldwin Video In the first days of Floyd protests, the statue of Philadelphia abolitionist Matthias Baldwin was defaced with messages of “colonizer” and “murderer,” The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Baldwin, an industrialist, was an outspoken critic against slavery during the early s, arguing for the right of African-Americans to vote and founding a school in the city for black children, and before the Civil War, Southern railroads refused to purchase his engines. Protesters tried to tear it down but were unable to, the station reported.
City officials then removed both monuments but plan to return only the World War I monument to the park after undergoing repairs. Ambassador to India, apologized, news agency ANI reported.
Please accept our sincere apologies We stand against prejudice and discrimination of any type. We will recover and be better,” Juster said. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Oct 12, 2020 · Controversial obelisk in Santa Fe Plaza torn down, Oct. 12, 2020. Photo Courtesy of Lisa Law. Controversial obelisk in Santa Fe Plaza torn down, Oct. 12, …
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Jan 15, 2021 · An illegal camp on London’s Park Lane that was home to Romanian beggars and linked to a rise in crime and anti-social behaviour has finally been torn down after seven years.. Pictures today show …
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Jul 06, 2020 · Frederick Douglass Statue Is Torn Down In Rochester, N.Y. : Updates: The Fight Against Racial Injustice The statue in Rochester, N.Y., where Douglass lived for decades, was installed two years ago …
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