Confronting a bygone era, London removes slave trader statue

Credit: Reuters- Published on June 9, 2020
A statue of Robert Milligan, an 18th century slave trader, was removed from its plinth outside a London museum on Tuesday after global anti-racism protests triggered a debate about how Britain commemorates its imperial past.

Video credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO
Published on June 11, 2020 -  00:38
Toppled slave trader statue lifted out of Bristol Harbour
The statue of slave trader Edward Colston that was pulled down during an anti-racism demonstration has been lifted out of Bristol Harbour.

You are here

๐Ÿ’ก newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Related videos from verified sources

Slave Trader Statue Removed in London Amid Anti-Racism Protests 00:12
Credit: Jukin Media - Published on June 10, 2020 

Statue of Winston Churchill in north London vandalised with graffiti 02:22
Credit: Newsflare - Published on June 10, 2020 

Workers remove statue of slave trader Robert Milligan in London 00:38
Credit: Newsflare STUDIO - Published on June 10, 2020 

Related news from verified sources

London mayor Sadiq Khan has ordered a review of the capital's statues and street names after the toppling of the statue of an English slave trader by anti-racism...
on June 9, 2020 • Reuters India

You might like