United States History

Rewriting History or Removing Symbols of Hate?

     •      Use the following links (or others) to debate the following topic:

RESOLVED:  Confederate Monuments should be removed because they are symbols of hate.

     •      Create a list of arguments either in favor or against the resolution.

     •      In our debate you will receive points for each argument, and recevie extra points if you use source materials and examples that are based in evidence and source materials that you've found (not just your opinion)

Research Links:

     •      Debating Confederate Monuments

     •      5 Myths About Slavery

     •      Why Non-Slaveholding Southerners Fought

     •      Confederate History - Dispelling the Myths