Yet Another Win for Pro-Columbus Movement in Philadelphia

Sep 16, 2021 316

In June 2020, during the height of civil unrest over police brutality, Delaware River Waterfront Corporation workers at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia boarded up the bottom of the Christopher Columbus monument, concealing the navigator’s name.

The DRWC, which maintains the monument, said at the time that the 106-foot historical obelisk did not align with their “mission to create and maintain a safe and welcome space for all.”

 

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SOURCE: https://orderisda.org

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