Culture, Politics, States

Youngkin Stand By as Lee Statue Destroyed by Black Nationalists

Virginia’s GOP Governor-elect, Glenn Youngkin is standing by silently as outgoing Democrat Governor Ralph Northam and Richmond City officials plan to give the toppled Robert E. Lee monument to a discriminatory black history museum as “protest art.”

The Governor’s office, alongside officials from the City of Richmond, announced in recent days that custody of the historic Robert E. Lee Monument and several other statues memorializing Confederate heroes will be transferred to Virginia’s Black History Museum and Cultural Center. The museum, also based in Richmond, offers an outwardly left-wing historical narrative and actively discriminates against American citizens, forcing patrons to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination before entry.

Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney says he will present the plans to the city council for a vote next month, which is expected to pass. Read more…

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