The Monument Debate: A Good Use for Disorder

The current manifestation of the monument debate centres upon the US city of Charlottesville Virginia. On Saturday August 12th, 2017, white supremacists of varying shades (alt-right, neo-confederates, neo-Nazis etc.) rallied in opposition to a plan by the local municipality to remove a statue of Robert E. Lee, the Confederacy’s top general during the Civil War, from a public park... CLICK IMAGE BELOW TO READ MORE