Category: colonizers

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01 July 2020 / colonizers

The statue of Christopher Columbus in Tower Grove Park, St. Louis, Missouri was removed on 16 June 2020 by the action of the Park’s Board of Commissioners.1

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19 June 2020 / colonizers
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15 June 2020 / colonizers / slavers / rapists

A statue of John Sutter was removed from the campus of Sutter General Hospital / Sutter Medical Center in Sacramento, CA, days after it was marked with red paint by protesters.

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15 June 2020 / colonizers / slavers

A 1990s statue of 16th century Spanish colonizer Juan de Oñate was removed by Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, prior to a planned protest by activists who had long decried the statue's presence.

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13 June 2020 / colonizers
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12 June 2020 / colonizers
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12 June 2020 / colonizers
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12 June 2020 / colonizers

A bust of former Belgian King Leopold II in Auderghem, a municipality of Brussels in Belgium, was splashed with red paint and pulled from its pedestal.

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12 June 2020 / colonizers

A statue of British naval officer John Fane Charles Hamilton was removed by the city of Hamilton, New Zealand, at the request of local Maori.

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11 June 2020 / colonizers
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10 June 2020 / colonizers
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10 June 2020 / colonizers
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09 June 2020 / colonizers
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04 June 2020 / colonizers / racists

The statue depicting the Texas Ranger Captain Jay Banks1, titled “One Riot, One Ranger” has been removed from Dallas Love Field Airport by the City of Dallas2.

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11 August 2018 / colonizers / war-criminals

A statue of Sir John A. McDonald was removed by city action in August 2018 as part of a municipal process of reconciliation with local First Nations.

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09 April 2015 / colonizers
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25 May 1922 / colonizers