City workers drop a tarp over the statue of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson in Charlottesville, Va., on Wednesday.
City workers drop a tarp over the statue of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson in Charlottesville, Va., on Wednesday. Steve Helber Associated Press
City workers drop a tarp over the statue of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson in Charlottesville, Va., on Wednesday. Steve Helber Associated Press

For nation to heal, Confederate statues must come down

August 24, 2017 05:00 PM