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Why America is wrestling with Confederate monuments

Clip: 08/25/2017 | 13m 40s

How should Americans remember the past and confront the deep wounds of slavery? The events of recent weeks have intensified a national conversation about Confederate monuments, with calls to remove them from public spaces. William Brangham talks to Peniel Joseph of the University of Texas, W. Fitzhugh Brundage of the University of North Carolina, Pierre McGraw of the Monumental Task Committee.

Aired: 08/25/17

Rating: NR

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