Kyle Smith's excellent article warns of the slippery slope of continuing to tear down certain monuments in America and giving into the "culture of offense" . . .
|Statue of Robert E. Lee in Richmond, Virginia|
Where does this end?
Some wise conservative thinkers are calling to put the disputes over Civil War relics behind us. My esteemed former colleague Seth Mandel, op-ed editor of the New York Post and a man of deep probity, tweeted “Take down the monuments” on Sunday. My esteemed current colleague and boss Rich Lowry tweeted over the weekend, 'If these monuments are going to become rallying points for neo-Nazis, maybe they do have to go.' Then he expanded on the thought in a column."
Read the entire article by Kyle Smith here at The National Review.
Also, read Walter Williams' article Rewriting American History from The Patriot Post.