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Protesters knock over statue of Jefferson Davis in Richmond

Protesters toppled a statue of Jefferson Davis, the president of the Confederate States of America during the Civil War, in Richmond, Va., on Wednesday night, as demonstrators across the country continued to target symbols of white supremacy after the death of George Floyd.


Demonstrators knocked down the statue at about 11 p.m., according to The Richmond Times-Dispatch, and local news reports showed photographs of it lying on the street, with the police nearby before a tow truck carted it away.


https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/11/us/Jefferson-Davis-Statue-Richmond.html

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