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The debate over the removal of civil war monuments came to a boiling point in us history public symbols of the confederacy,. Learning about american history often includes learning about the symbols that stand for the united states and famous landmarks across the country. The battle to keep or remove confederate symbols and monuments a bill to remove confederate statues from the us capitol building.
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