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Boston to Remove Lincoln Emancipation Memorial

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BOSTON (AP) — Boston’s arts commission voted unanimously Tuesday night to remove a statue that depicts a freed slave kneeling at Abraham Lincoln’s feet.

The commission had fielded escalating complaints about the Emancipation Memorial, also known as the Emancipation Group and the Freedman’s Memorial, as a nation confronting racial injustice rethinks old imagery.

Read more on Breitbart:

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2020/06/30/boston-to-remove-lincoln-emancipation-memorial/

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