By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- A proposal to erect a statue of late U.S. Rep. John Lewis in the U.S. Capitol advanced in Georgia on Wednesday, with House Resolution 14 passing through committee in the state's House of Representatives.
BY: HALEY YAMADA, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — The Virginia Military Institute removed the statue of Confederate Gen. Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson from its Lexington campus on Monday following allegations from Black cadets of racism at the school. The institution's board voted to remove the... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A bronze statue of hometown legend Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will be unveiled in Brooklyn, New York, during Women's History Month next year.Ginsburg, who died last month at age... Read More.
By IBTISSEM GUENFOUND, ABC News(PARIS) -- Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo inaugurated the Solitude Garden on Saturday, a city garden dedicated to a Black woman and anti-slavery heroine from the former French colony Guadeloupe. It will be the first statue of... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will be honored with a statue in Brooklyn, where she was born in 1933, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday, one day after Ginsburg's death.
By ZOE MAGEE, ABC News(LONDON) -- A much anticipated statue of Princess Diana will be installed in the Sunken Garden of Kensington Palace on July 1, 2021, the palace announced Friday.“The statue that Prince William and Prince Harry... Read More.
Chris Cornell's widow Vicky Cornell has shared a statement calling out a "false narrative" surrounding the vandalizing of the memorial statue of her late husband. The statue, which stands outside the Museum of Pop Culture in the grunge icon's hometown of Seattle,... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- For the first time in its over 160-year history, New York City's famous Central Park will have a statue commemorating real-life women.A statue featuring women's rights pioneers Susan B. Anthony,... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (RICHMOND, Va.) -- The legal battle over the future of the Robert E. Lee statue in Richmond, Virginia, had two major developments on Monday.Judge W. Reilly Merchant dismissed a case filed by one resident who... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(RICHMOND, Va.) -- While the fate of the controversial Robert E. Lee outdoor statue in Richmond, Virginia, remains in limbo in court, state leaders and county school officials in Northern Virginia decided to end their association... Read More.