Columbus in Quarantine

By | June 24th, 2020|LRO 234|

This last week in Houston, the mayor ordered the removal of three statues from public parks in time for Juneteenth: two Confederate memorials and one of Christopher Columbus. Juneteenth is a state holiday in Texas, marking the day in 1865 when Union troops read slaves their rights in the cotton seaport of Galveston, two and [...]