Monthly Archives: November 2017

What Should We Do With Confederate Monuments?

At the National History Center’s briefing on the history of Civil War monuments, congressional staffers engaged with historians about the Confederate monument controversy.  Historians talked about the context in which Civil War monuments were constructed and what they came to symbolize.


If you missed the event, you can view a recording in C-SPAN’s video library.  And, you can check out Director Dane Kennedy’s blog post on the briefing “What Should We Do With Confederate Monuments?”