Because you know, removing statues will TOTALLY END RACISM as we know it.
Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson will be removed from the CUNY hall of great Americans because New York stands against racism.
— Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) August 17, 2017
Gov. Andrew Cuomo might want to take a look at the history of his own state … just sayin’.
New York is named after the head of a British slave-trading monopoly. https://t.co/edp3ZzYWyr
— Sean Davis (@seanmdav) August 17, 2017
Uh-oh. Does that mean New York will change the name of their state now?!
Yale's founder (Elihu Yale) was a noted slave trader
— Howard Galusha (@hgalusha) August 17, 2017
TEAR IT DOWN.
Princeton has a history with slavery & the slave trade too. All these liberal institutions seem to have more than liberalism in common.
— Kim ? (@_MoCowBell_) August 17, 2017
Where does it stop, folks?
We're witnessing a national hysteria.
— Gary Giessmann (@Rhetticent) August 17, 2017
We’re witnessing a bunch of morons feeling powerless that they lost the election so they’re taking it on inanimate objects that can’t fight back.
Henry Ford was a world class Nazi sympathizer, got a medal from them, and used slave labor in his German factory.
— Jim Dandy (@lordthx1139) August 18, 2017
Well that’s disconcerting.
Thanks a lot, Sean
Now he's got an excuse to name it New Cuomo
— Justin Walton (@JustinRWalton) August 17, 2017
Dammit, this is why we can’t have nice things.