Thomas J. Jackson

The Confederate Monument at the Alabama State Capitol is a long column with a statue on top, flanked by sculptures at the bottom.

Monuments commemorating Confederacy persist in Alabama

BY: - April 24, 2023

About 48 memorials honoring the Confederacy were removed in 2022, according to a report from the Southern Poverty Law Center. However, the report noted that many southern states, including Alabama, make it a crime to remove the monuments, most of which went up in the late 19th and early 20th centuries to celebrate white supremacy. […]