The removal of Confederate monuments and memorials is an ongoing process in the United States since the s. Many municipalities in the United States have removed monuments and memorials on public property dedicated to the Confederate States of America (CSA; the Confederacy), and some, such as Silent Sam in North Carolina, have been torn down by protestors. Aug 04, Removal of Confederate monument in Huntsville ‘is going to happen,’ councilman says. Protesters gather in front of a Confederate statue Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins.
Jun 04, In addition to protests over the death of George Floyd, many are also calling for the removal of confederate monuments. Removing them, though, violates Alabama’s Monument Preservation Act. The Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins. Oct 23, The Confederate monument in downtown Huntsville, an ongoing source of protest in the Rocket City, was removed after midnight Friday morning Estimated Reading Time: 8 mins.
Aug 17, Alabama’s Memorial Preservation Act does not specifically mention Confederate monuments and protects against the “relocation, removal, Estimated Reading Time: 6 mins.