We apologise for the years spent celebrating the legacy of a man without understanding the origin of his wealth, gained through slavery and human exploitation", "Statue of slave owner Thomas Picton to be removed from Cardiff City Hall", "Statue of Welsh slave trader Sir Thomas Picton boarded up in Cardiff", "Debate flares as British Museum moves bust of slave-owning founder Hans Sloane", "British Museum removes founder's statue over slavery links", "British Museum moves bust of founder who had links to slavery", "John Gordon plaque to be removed from Dorchester church", "John Gordon plaque covered up at St Peter's Church", "How 'racist' bust 'hidden by Tory councillor' divided Derbyshire town", "Black man's head pub sign to go in racism row in Ashbourne", 'Degrading' Dunham Massey Hall Statue Removed, "Dunham Massey removes sundial statue as National Trust admits it causes 'upset and distress, "The Rhodes Building (North Range), Oriel College (1046662)", "Racist pet gravestone removed from Coombe Abbey Park", "Racist name removed from grave of Dambusters' dog", "Headstone of Dambusters hero Guy Gibson's dog replaced", "Gevandaliseerd beeld van Leopold II weggehaald uit dorpskern van Ekeren", "Standbeeld Leopold II verwijderd in Ekeren", "University of Mons takes down Leopold II statue", "L'UMons retire un buste de Léopold II suite à une pétition", "Values made visible: KU Leuven places bust of Leopold II in storage", "Leopold II statues defaced and removed across Belgium | Flanders Today", "Gent haalt beeld Leopold II weg: "Een dergelijk figuur kunnen we niet langer eren, "George Floyd protests: Hamilton City Council to remove controversial statue", "Controversial statue of Captain John Hamilton has been removed", "Catalogue showcases city's public art collection", "University of Free State removes statue of Boer Republic president MT Steyn", "As statues fall globally, the University of the Free State chose a different path", "Statue of British colonialist Cecil Rhodes decapitated in South Africa", "Head of Cecil Rhodes gouged off Cape Town monument", "Cecil Rhodes statue in Cape Town has head removed", "The day Cecil John Rhodes lost his head", "Case of controversial statue comes to an end", "Sir Mark Cubbon statue moved into park premises", "As imperial figures across the world are brought to a reckoning, a look at statues and their relevance in colonial India", "Lord Nelson statue in Barbados to be get a new home with public input", "Denny unmoved in the face of delay of Lord Nelson statue removal", "Controversy over death of George Floyd felt in Cambodia", "Amid Protests, Genocide Survivors Don't Want Their Story Forgotten", "Sir John A. Macdonald Statue in Baden to be relocated", "Sir John A. Macdonald statue in Baden moved into storage", "Montreal city officials remove toppled statue of Sir John A. Macdonald", "Dublin hotel removes statues of chained girls", "Shelbourne Hotel statues do not depict slave girls, says leading art historian", "Shelbourne Hotel statues to be restored to their plinths", "Shelbourne statues reinstated to front of hotel", "Colombia: Indigenous protesters topple conquistador's statue", "Future of Captain Cook statue discussed by Sister City Commission", "FSU panel votes to remove campus honors for B.K. Previously agreed to by the Mayor and representatives of the Barbareño/Ventureño Band of Mission Indians and, Was displayed on grounds of the San Luis Obispo Mission, Removed by city as a safeguarding measure, There are several statues of Serra in Carmel. Africa's done it for years. Marker commemorated a reunion with confederate veterans in 1929. Despite objections from Davidson County Commissioners, the Confederate monument which stood at the city square in Lexington since 1902 was removed after the Davidson County Superior Court allowed for the city and the Daughters of the Confederacy to have it removed from this location. Initially, activists targeted monuments to the Confederate States of America, its leaders and its military. Joyce Vincent. On the site of a former slave market. Now what? This list is limited to successful removals, and instances in which a person or body with authority has committed itself to removal. Parish commission and UDC agreed to move monument to different location, pending agreement on new location, Parish to build wooden box around monument to protect and cover structure before its relocation, UDC requested to take back monument from public property and find new location on private property, Plans to relocate statue to Caldwell County Museum, County commission voted to relocate statue, Monument currently in front of courthouse. Pulled from its base and tumbled to the ground. This change became possible when voters, after electing the Democrat Ralph Northam as Governor in 2017, gave the Democrats control of both houses of the Virginia General Assembly from January 2020, for the first time in a generation. Historical monuments and statues have been graffitied or toppled in four cities since Wednesday — seemingly in protest of America's past. The City is moving it, but how to pay for the substantial cost is unresolved. Sullivan, Ali & Joachim, Zach (June 9, 2020). Louisburg Town Council voted to move the monument to Oakwood Cemetery. The statue was removed from the, Removed by city after being vandalized by protesters, Dedicated to Richmond police officers who lost their lives in the line of duty. Removed from downtown by its owner, the Sons of Confederate Veterans. The removal was postponed in order to concentrate available funds on completing and opening a park in, Commitment to demolish and replace the statue announced. The plaque was located next to the Wicomico County Courthouse. The motive and perpetrator behind the destruction are both unknown. SCV has 6 months to submit a proposal for the monument's new location. In New Zealand, a statue of a British military officer John Hamilton was removed, and in India another colonial-era statue was relocated. Removal announced by Columbus State Community College's president of the board of trustees, to be stored while the future of the statue is discussed. The monument was dedicated in 1921 by the Daughters of the Confederacy rather than the Cherokee Nation. On September 27, construction workers successfully removed the stone obelisk monument late in the evening. Stuart statue removed from Richmond's Monument Avenue", "Richmond mayor to introduce ordinance to remove city's Confederate monuments", "Gen. Robert E. Lee is the only Confederate icon still standing on a Richmond avenue forever changed", "Richmond mayor invokes emergency powers to remove Confederate statues from city", "Virginia city removes 176-year-old slave auction block", "Council majority supports removing Roanoke's memorial to Robert E. Lee, renaming plaza", "Police to investigate after monument of Robert E. Lee found knocked over in Roanoke", "Crew heard cheers as Confederate general's statue toppled in Monroe Park", "Jefferson Davis statue on Monument Avenue pulled down", "Confederate monument in Virginia covered with trash bags", "Confederate statue toppled by protesters crashes down on man in Virginia, video shows", "As Confederate symbols come down in Virginia, a Richmond church is removing its own, and leaving Black Lives Matter graffiti", "Protesters in Richmond tear down another Confederate statue", "Daughters of the Confederacy asks for return of Leesburg Confederate monument", "Loudoun County's Confederate monument removed overnight", "Richmond removes Confederate Soldiers and Sailors statue", Richmond’s Confederate memorials continue to come down. It will be moved to a Confederate cemetery on campus. The marker consisted of black granite and located near a sidewalk. In the United Kingdom, removal efforts and vandalism focused on memorials to figures involved in the transatlantic slave trade, British colonialism, and eugenics. 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Lee bust from downtown Fort Myers", "4 face felony charge for bringing down Robert E. Lee High statue", "Agreement will remove Confederate statue", "Confederate monument in Bentonville taken down", "Athens mayor and commissioners call to move Confederate memorial", "Mayor orders county to look into removing Confederate monument downtown, commissioners speak on protest", "Crews to begin work to move Confederate monument in Athens", "Rocky Mount mayor says city council votes to remove Confederate monument at local park", "Rocky Mount removes Confederate monument", "Indianapolis Confederate monument once embraced by KKK to be removed amid George Floyd protests", "Indianapolis to dismantle Confederate monument in park", "Statues of Confederate figures, slave owners come down amid protests", "Alabama city removes Confederate statue without warning", "Mobile mayor, Confederate descendants battle over monument's fate", "Statue of Confederate soldier will be removed from Montgomery Bell Academy campus", "Nashville school removes Confederate soldier Sam Davis statue", "Controversial John B. Castleman statue removed at Cherokee Triangle", "Confederate statue removed from park overnight; others in Jacksonville also coming down", "Denton, Tarrant counties vote to remove Confederate monuments", "Man Spent 20 Years Protesting Confederate Monument, It's Now Being Removed", Crews Dismantle Confederate Memorial in Denton's Downtown Square, "LIST: Here are the 11 Jacksonville Civil War monuments, markers coming down", "Tarrant County commissioners vote to remove Confederate monument from courthouse yard", "Tarrant County removes Confederate marker from courthouse", "Madison County Commission votes to remove statue", "Madison County Monument Relocation Request Punted to Attorney General", "Confederate monument in Huntsville removed overnight", "Tentative deal reached to move Salisbury Confederate monument 'Fame,' requires City Council approval", "UDC signs agreement from city to relocate 'Fame' Confederate statue", "After 111 years, Salisbury Confederate monument 'Fame' moved", "Houston to remove Confederate statues from city parks", "President of Houston NAACP condemns relocation of confederate statue to African-American museum", "Spirit of Confederacy statue removed from Houston park after 112 years", "Plan to move a Confederate statue to Port Arthur appears stalled", "Statue of Confederate commander Dick Dowling removed from Hermann Park", "Gadsden County removes Confederate statue in Quincy", "Gadsden County commissioners vote to remove, relocate Confederate Memorial", "How a big city lawyer took on a small town Florida Confederate monument — and won", "Confederate monument in Dallas' Pioneer Park can come down, appeals court rules", "Workers remove last of Confederate monument in downtown Dallas", "Judge orders removal of Confederate monument in Decatur Square", "Confederate obelisk removed from Georgia square amid cheers", "Jefferson Davis statue removal process underway", "Confederate statue removal soon after Monday night vote", "NC county removes Confederate monument outside of courthouse", "Supervisors to Remove Confederate Statue", "The Iberville Parish Council voted Tuesday night (June 16) to remove a Confederate era statue from in front of the old courthouse in Plaquemine", "36-hour flurry of activity leads to removal of Iberville's century-old Confederate statue", "Buncombe County Council passes joint resolution to remove Vance Monument, other Confederate monuments", "Crews to put shroud around Asheville Confederate monument", "A Confederate statue is toppled in rural Maryland, then quietly stored away", "UNLV removes Confederate-themed 'rebel' statue in wake of protests against racial injustice", "Confederate monuments to be moved from downtown Asheville", "Confederate monument in front of Buncombe County courthouse removed", "Confederate monument removed from Buncombe Co. courthouse", "Confederate monuments in downtown Asheville removed or covered", "Confederate monument removed by city of plant city", "Jefferson Davis Memorial removed from Washington Park", "Horton Plaza's Robert E. Lee Marker Removed,", "Little Rock removes Confederate statue from city park", "Demonstrators topple 2 statues from Confederate monument outside NC Capitol building", "To cheers and music, workers dismantling 75-foot Confederate monument at NC Capitol", "Protesters topple Confederate general statue in Washington DC and set it on fire", "Protesters topple only Confederate statue in the nation's capital", "Mayor, D.C. Councilmembers Want Statue Of Confederate General On Federal Land Removed", "D.C. Councilmembers Want Statue Of Confederate General To Come Down, But Congress Is In Their Way", "Pine Bluff Confederate statue comes down in agreement", Confederate memorial monument, bridge sign removed by city of Clarksville, "Grave marker for Confederate troops toppled in Silver Spring", "Confederate statue on Ole Miss campus relocated", Confederate Statue Being Moved at University of Mississippi, "St. Augustine commissioners vote 3–2 to remove Confederate memorial", "Louisburg to move Confederate statue to cemetery", "NC town takes first step in relocating Confederate monument, removing soldier from top", "Board votes to remove Confederate monument", "Statue on Confederate monument comes down", "Confederate monument removed from Courthouse Square", "Granville County Confederate monument removed following 'credible threat, There’s a memorial in Charlotte to Confederate Judah Benjamin, and the city’s Jews want it gone, "Confederate statue relocated to Civil War battlefield", "Two Confederate statues removed from downtown Wilmington", "Confederate Memorial removed from Jacqueline Park", "Privately owned Confederate statue removed in Fayetteville", "Confederate monument in Haymount removed", "Lowndes County Commission votes unanimously to remove Confederate monument in Hayneville", Confederate monument removed from West Virginia park, "Confederate statue toppled, monuments defaced in Maryland", "After 107 years, Confederate monument in Conyers is taken down", "Confederate monument at Rockdale County Courthouse removed", "Confederate monument removed from Georgia county courthouse", "Orangeburg City Council votes to remove Confederate statue, rename road", "Confederate monument removed from Fayetteville cemetery", "As nation grapples with symbols and equality, Delaware to remove public whipping post", "Lafayette Mayor-President Josh Guillory: Remove Confederate Gen. 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Fiscal Court votes to relocate Confederate statue", "University of Florida removes confederate monument in St. Augustine", "Concerns spur officials to remove Confederate marker in Kentucky", "Confederate marker at WKU removed for second time", "Putnam's Confederate monument to get a new home. A statue of Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes, author of "Don Quixote," stands after being vandalized overnight in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Saturday, June 20, 2020. Historical monuments and statues have been graffitied or toppled in four cities since Wednesday — seemingly in protest of America's past. The Confederate States of America fought a four-year war (the American Civil War) to preserve the institution of slavery. County Commissioners voted unanimously to relocate the statue. The following monuments and memorials were removed during the George Floyd protests, mainly due to their connections to racism. 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John Winder Sign Comes Down in Wicomico, "Murphy has ditched Woodrow Wilson's desk. Monument currently in front of the courthouse. The adjacent memorial wall was unaffected. Fiscal Court set up a relocation committee to plan for the removal and find a new location. Once destroyed, you can't bring them back. City will keep monument in storage until fate of statue is determined. July 22, 2020. Base left for any future use of the site. Needs approval of Philadelphia Art Commission, meeting July 22. The sign and monument were allegedly removed for their own protection. It has been destroyed and re-erected once, and been the subject of both state and federal litigation. Scaffolding built, monument shrouded on July 9. Four statues decapitated and one pulled down by protesters. [159], Monuments dedicated to individuals accused of involvement in the genocide of indigenous peoples in the Americas have been removed.[191][192]. The statue was placed in offsite storage pending final disposition or relocation. During this period, many well-documented atrocities were perpetrated against the population, including the severing of hands of workers unable to meet a production quota for rubber, and the destruction of entire villages that were unwilling to participate in the forced labour regime. The oldest Confederate monument in North Carolina. Removed by owner, United Daughters of the Confederacy, Removed by owners, Sons of Confederate Veterans and United Daughters of the Confederacy, The memorial is located near the Lowndes County Courthouse. Lafayette mayor made public statement; asks 1980 injunction be lifted, The first statue is a historical marker commemorating a skirmish that killed two Confederate soldiers separated from their unit. David Henreckson | September 9, 2020 [3] Statues of Junípero Serra, Juan de Oñate and Kit Carson, also involved in mistreatment of Native Americans, were also torn down or removed. The owner, United Daughters of the Confederacy, moved the date up because of the protests. Will cities remove them anyway? On June 9, a bronze topper honoring the Jacksonville Light Infantry, a division in the … Removal ordered by mayor Mike Purzycki to be stored while the display of the statue is discussed. 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