Hypocrisy runs deep in some segments of the American population.
When many Black people, and their allies, tried to remove Confederate statues and other Confederate imagery, some people in White American protested claiming that Black people were trying to erase history.
To many who love what the Confederacy stood for, such as treason and slavery, taking down monuments of people who almost destroyed the United States of America meant taking down a huge part of American history.
To many, American history needed preservation and not elimination, no matter how painful and bitter that history might make others feel.
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