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Thu Jul 9, 2020, 07:32 PM

"Symbols matter": Tennessee commission votes to remove Nathan Bedford Forrest bust from state capito

https://www.localmemphis.com/mobile/article/news/state/tennessee-commission-votes-to-remove-nathan-bedford-forrest-bust-from-state-capitol/51-73ba2962-2a1e-4246-a2ce-cfe990a15f0d

NASHVILLE, Tenn. The State Capitol Commission voted 9-2 Thursday to remove the bust of Confederate general and Ku Klux Klan leader Nathan Bedford Forrest from the state capitol building.

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Reply "Symbols matter": Tennessee commission votes to remove Nathan Bedford Forrest bust from state capito (Original post)
SheltieLover Jul 2020 OP
pfitz59 Jul 2020 #1
SheltieLover Jul 2020 #2
Tipperary Jul 2020 #3
Alacritous Crier Jul 2020 #4

Response to SheltieLover (Original post)

Thu Jul 9, 2020, 07:35 PM

1. Should never have been there

but, please take it away, ASAP

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Response to pfitz59 (Reply #1)

Thu Jul 9, 2020, 07:40 PM

2. I totally agree!

They should also force renaming every street & business which currently has word "plantation!" 🤬

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Response to SheltieLover (Original post)

Thu Jul 9, 2020, 07:43 PM

3. Dayum.

 

Gonna have to ban Forrest Gump movies now. Mm mm mm.

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Response to SheltieLover (Original post)

Thu Jul 9, 2020, 08:01 PM

4. YES!

Wonderful!

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