Hundreds of protesters face off in Houston over Confederate statue
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As 40,000 protesters poured into the streets across the country in Boston, a more sedate rally played out in Houston with several hundred protesters squared off downtown over a controversial Confederate monument in Sam Houston Park.

More than 400 socialists, liberals and Black Lives Matter activists showed up to demand the monument's removal, while a few dozen counter-protesters — some carrying Confederate flags — showed up in opposition. In between, scores of baton-wielding police corralled crowds with barricades and officers on horseback.


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If we took down every statue our race relations would be solved. This is total liberal BS
Posted by Topcat at 8/21/2017 11:03:44 AM

I can't wait til someone tries to remove MLK
statues.
I think that for every statue of a southern General removed that one statue of a Northern General should be removed.
How about all the statues in the Catholic Churches Mary and baby Jesus?
How about instead we just put some of these criminals in jail and make the pay for the damages to these statues.
Posted by bw at 8/26/2017 7:30:34 PM

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