Confederate-statue lessons for other countries

Another story from NPR about monuments to “heroes” in South Africa and other countries (Ukraine, Taiwan) that are now coming under question.

 

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2 thoughts on “Confederate-statue lessons for other countries

    • Exactly– it’s really quite amazing– the parallels with other places that have pulled statues down, and why. (Usually the overthrow of a dictator or a regime, not the “culture war” shifts going on here.)

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