All posts tagged "statue"

  • Confederate statue UofL
    Confederate statue moving to Brandenburg

    By Kyeland Jackson — Construction crews began dismantling U of L’s controversial Confederate statue Saturday. The statue has a new home: Brandenburg, Kentucky. Mayor Greg Fischer’s office announced the move in a news release Nov.15, stating the...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • Sparks fly at Confederate statue forum

    By Kyeland Jackson — The debate between Pan-African Studies Chair Ricky Jones and statue advocates quickly inflamed today during a forum on the Confederate minument adjacent to campus. Meeting downtown as part of the louisville forum series,...

    • Posted June 8, 2016
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  • Judge says Confederate statue can move

    By Kyeland Jackson — Jefferson Circuit Court Judge Judith McDonald-Burkman lifted a restraining order against Mayor Greg Fischer today, allowing the city to begin moving the Confederate statue near U of L’s campus. Representatives from Sons of Confederate...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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  • Confederate statue UofL
    Brief: Attorney moves to continue confederate statue removal

    By Kyeland Jackson —

    • Posted May 24, 2016
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  • Protestors form around Confederate monument

    By Sam Draut– Hours after U of L and city officials announced the removal of the Confederate monument on Third Street, a handful of protesters formed around the statue in the night. One protester held a poster reading “Racist...

    • Posted April 29, 2016
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