Send Castleman statue to an antique shop

This is one of the several articles about the John B. Castleman statue in the May 8 issue of LEO. To read the rest, go here.

After the Confederate monument on Third Street was removed in 2016, I drew a cartoon for LEO that asked whether the John B. Castleman statue must be next to go.

When white supremacists laid siege to Charlottesville in 2017 over a Confederate statue there, I wrote that it was time for Castleman to be removed from the Cherokee Triangle.

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