Host: Diane Gil
Co-Host: KeKey Huessein
In this episode of the Now What Podcast, Diane is joined by your favorite co-host KeKey Moore to discuss the removal of confederate statues and symbols across America.
The discussion revolves around the ongoing demands for the removal of confederate statues and symbols across the United States. Several historical facts are discussed and the conversation also connects listeners with another example of how the current education system is failing the youth of all races on the true history of America.
Notable Facts & Statistics:
According to a poll conducted by the Pew research group:
Pew Research Center Fact Tank - What caused the Civil WarUnited Daughters of the Confederacy Declaration of Causes: February 2, 1861 - A declaration of the causes which impel the State of Texas to secede from the Federal Union. Dept. of Defense Memorandum - to the force on the display of flags
Quote Worthy Content:
“Romanticizing of the confederacy needs to end.”
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This episode was executive produced by: LG Media
Episode show notes by: Tanishka Kherajani
Music by: Alex Maldonado