The Episcopal Church did more than offer future Confederate legends a place to pray. From its country origins to its Verrazano-choked end.
An illustrated comment on General Lee Avenue.
The message from approximately 50 protestors was simple: “Robert Lee has got to go.”
A look at the history of Robert Lee and Stonewall Jackson in their years stationed at Fort Hamilton, whose reputations were oddly unsullied as they fought against their country and on the side of slavery. The post-Charleston backlash against Conferderate idolatry will bring Al Sharpton to Fort Hamilton on Saturday.