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    The New York Times Company | Michael Levenson | 6/10/20 | 2 min
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    • jbuchana
      3 weeks ago

      Great news, but I imagine that a bunch of good 'ol boys are going to be screaming about the first amendment and their "heritage" right about now.

      As far as dropping confederate names from military properties though:

      President Trump, however, shut down any such discussions, writing on Twitter on Wednesday that “my Administration will not even consider the renaming of these Magnificent and Fabled Military Installations.”

      • SEnkey
        3 weeks ago

        I've never understood why we named bases after people who openly waged war against the country. Imagine having a Fort Ho Chi Minh, or Camp Yamamoto.