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New Orleans purges final Confederate statue

BBC News Friday, 19 May 2017 ()
New Orleans purges final Confederate statueThe 133-year-old monument to General Lee is being removed by masked city workers.
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News video: New Orleans removes Confederate monument of President Jefferson Davis

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Authorities removed a statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis in New Orleans Thursday morning. Following protests and demonstrations, the statue is one of four confederate monuments currently being removed. The city decided to remove the statues because they don't "reflect the values of...

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