Removal of Confederate monuments and memorials

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    Video caption: Why monuments in the US are being taken down

    Statues of leading figures of the Confederacy, as well as those that depict people of colour as inferior, are being reconsidered.

  2. Liberian businessman calls for his country to rename its capital

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    Video caption: Monrovia was named after James Monroe, the 5th president of the United States

    Monrovia was named after James Monroe, the 5th president of the United States. But he was also a slave owner.

  3. "My body is a confederate monument"

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    Video caption: An American poet gives a very personal perspective on the removal of confederate statues

    An American poet gives a very personal perspective on the removal of confederate statues in the US

  4. Should Confederate statues be removed in the US?

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    Video caption: A descendant of a key pro-slavery commander believes the South has to move on

    A descendant of a key pro-slavery commander believes the South has to move on.

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    Video caption: White House deplores calls to 'erase history'

    The White House press secretary questions where calls to "erase history" will ever end.

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    Video caption: Rumors of War statue unveiled in Richmond, Virginia

    The sculpture of an African American man was unveiled close to Confederate statues in Richmond.

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    Video caption: US police tussle with protesters before statue pulled down

    US police tried to protect a Confederate statue in North Carolina before protesters pulled it down.