Tag: confederate

Event Pick: Site of ejected Baltimore Confederate monument becomes the Harriet Tubman Grove

The since-removed Lee-Jackson Monument. Photo via Baltimore Heritage.

A symbolic transformation is set for this morning at the Wyman Park Dell, where a piece of the park that for many years housed a monument to two Confederate generals will be rededicated to a heralded Maryland-born abolitionist.

Hogan Defends Md. Flag After Controversy Over Confederate Ties


Rest assured, Maryland flag protectors: The governor has no intention of changing the state banner.

Mayor Pugh Suggests Auctioning Off City’s Confederate Statues to Pay for their Removal

Photos by C. Ryan Patterson of the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts

Mayor Catherine Pugh indicated Friday that she’s just as keen as the mayor of New Orleans is on ridding her majority-black city of its Confederate statues. But, as she put it, “We’ve got to find that money.”