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What Should Become of Confederate Symbols In Houston?

After the fatal church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina, there has been a nationwide debate over not just the Confederate flag, but other symbols of the old South, including some monuments dedicated to the Confederacy here in Houston. News 88.7’s Florian Martin asks Houstonians what should become of these symbols in Greater Houston. (Above: The “Spirit […]

After the fatal church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina, there has been a nationwide debate over not just the Confederate flag, but other symbols of the old South, including some monuments dedicated to the Confederacy here in Houston.

News 88.7’s Florian Martin asks Houstonians what should become of these symbols in Greater Houston.

(Above: The “Spirit of the Confederacy” statue stands at Sam Houston Park, across the street from City Hall.)

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