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New Orleans Confederate monument removed

BBC News Thursday, 11 May 2017 ()
New Orleans Confederate monument removedThe statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis was taken down by workers clad in body armour and masks.
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News video: New Orleans removes Confederate monument of President Jefferson Davis

New Orleans removes Confederate monument of President Jefferson Davis 00:42

Authorities removed a statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis in New Orleans Thursday morning. Following protests and demonstrations, the statue is one of four confederate monuments currently being removed. The city decided to remove the statues because they don't "reflect the values of...

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