BY: STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — In the face of Trump administration backlash, Washington, D.C.'s mayor has blocked a call to add context to the Washington Monument and Jefferson Memorial to note the nation's founders were also slaveholders. An advisory group to the... Read More.
By JADE LAWSON and BRIANA STEWART, ABC News(STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga.) -- Stone Mountain Confederate Memorial often called “the granddaddy of all Confederate monuments ” and a former Ku Klux Klan meeting place is once again at the center of an... Read More.
By LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As President Donald Trump ramps up his hard-line rhetoric against protesters, The Department of Homeland Security said Wednesday it is launching rapid deployment teams to federal monuments over the Fourth of July weekend.
By ELLA TORRES and LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump doubled down on an earlier tweet when speaking with reporters Tuesday morning, saying he will prosecute protesters who try to tear down statues after police stopped a group... Read More.