Robert E. Lee Topples From His Pedestal

The AtlanticSubscribe to The Atlantic’s Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. Workers began dismantling the Robert E. Lee monument in New Orleans on Friday, and will soon place it in temporary storage with three other such …Final Confederate statue coming down in New Orleans ..

Jefferson Davis Statue in New Orleans Is Removed

New York TimesWorkers removing a statue of Jefferson Davis in New Orleans on Thursday morning. Credit Jonathan Bachman/Reuters. Workers in New Orleans in the wee hours of Thursday took down a statue of Jefferson Davis, the president of the Confederate States of …Workers Take Jefferson Davis Statue Off Its Pedestal In New Orleans ..

Workers Take Jefferson Davis Statue Off Its Pedestal In New Orleans

NPRWorkers in New Orleans dismantled the city’s Jefferson Davis monument early Thursday, removing a prominent statue of the Confederate leader that had stood for more than 100 years. “This historic moment is an opportunity to join together as one city and …A Statue of Jefferson Davis in New Orleans Is Removed ..

Mets’ Robert Gsellman: ‘Feeling like myself again’

NJ.comNEW YORK — These are dark times for the Mets right now, so they’ll take any victory they can get. Wednesday, in a 6-5 loss to the San Diego Padres, the victory was the performance of right-hander Robert Gsellman. It had been quite a while since Mets should commit to summer sell-off as season slowly slips away ..

Who could fire special counsel Robert Mueller

Washington PostSpeculation is swirling about whether President Donald Trump will remove special counsel Robert Mueller from his post. Mueller, a former FBI director, was appointed on May 17 and is tasked with investigating Russian interference in last year’s Trump made a mistake naming Sessions as attorney general ..