San Francisco protesters topple statues of Ulysses Grant and other slave owners: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/jun/20/san-francisco-statues-ulysses-s-grant-junipero-serra-francis-scott-key
From article: “As president from 1869 to 1877, Grant pushed through Congress legislation cracking down on the Ku Klux Klan. He also called on the army to help federal officials ‘arrest and break up bands of disguised night marauders'”
Worth rereading.. by denying black history in its gruesome detail, we deny ourselves our own amazing history. Thus, the history of the United States becomes a history of denial… full post: https://chooseoneshop.com/they-do-matter/
America let us focus on all the things we must say OUT LOUD!