Monuments Glorifying Slavery & Colonialism Under Scrutiny in US and Europe

World | Reuters | June 13, 2020, 10:13 am
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 People walk past a bust of former Belgium's King Baudouin being vandalised and covered in red paint in Brussels. The red paint vandalism of the statute forms part of anti-racism protests in Brussels. (Image: AP)
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People walk past a bust of former Belgium's King Baudouin being vandalised and covered in red paint in Brussels. The red paint vandalism of the statute forms part of anti-racism protests in Brussels. (Image: AP)

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 A statue of former Belgian King Leopold II sprayed with a graffiti is seen in the park of the Africa Museum, in Tervuren, near Brussels, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)
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A statue of former Belgian King Leopold II sprayed with a graffiti is seen in the park of the Africa Museum, in Tervuren, near Brussels, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)

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 A monument of Confederate president Jefferson Davis was marked during widespread civil unrest following the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Richmond, Virginia, US. (Image: Reuters)
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A monument of Confederate president Jefferson Davis was marked during widespread civil unrest following the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Richmond, Virginia, US. (Image: Reuters)

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 The equestrian statue of the Duke of Wellington with a traffic cone on his head and wearing a face mask is seen in Glasgow, in the aftermath of protests against the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Glasgow, Britain. (Image: Reuters)
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The equestrian statue of the Duke of Wellington with a traffic cone on his head and wearing a face mask is seen in Glasgow, in the aftermath of protests against the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Glasgow, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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 Demonstrators stand on the statue of Leopold II as one of them holds a national flag of the Democratic Republic of Congo during a protest, organised by Black Lives Matter Belgium, against racial inequality in the aftermath of the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in central Brussels, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)
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Demonstrators stand on the statue of Leopold II as one of them holds a national flag of the Democratic Republic of Congo during a protest, organised by Black Lives Matter Belgium, against racial inequality in the aftermath of the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in central Brussels, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)

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 A statue of Confederate general JEB Stuart was marked during widespread civil unrest following the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Richmond, Virginia, US. (Image: Reuters)
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A statue of Confederate general JEB Stuart was marked during widespread civil unrest following the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Richmond, Virginia, US. (Image: Reuters)

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 Protesters stand on a statue of Henry Grady during a protest against the death in Minneapolis police custody of African-American man George Floyd, in Atlanta, Georgia, US. (Image: Reuters)
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Protesters stand on a statue of Henry Grady during a protest against the death in Minneapolis police custody of African-American man George Floyd, in Atlanta, Georgia, US. (Image: Reuters)

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 People observe a Boer War memorial covered with graffiti in Kelvingrove Park, in the aftermath of protests against the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Glasgow, Britain. (Image: Reuters)
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People observe a Boer War memorial covered with graffiti in Kelvingrove Park, in the aftermath of protests against the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Glasgow, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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 A monument of Confederate president Jefferson Davis was marked during widespread civil unrest following the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Richmond, Virginia, US. (Image: Reuters)
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A monument of Confederate president Jefferson Davis was marked during widespread civil unrest following the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Richmond, Virginia, US. (Image: Reuters)

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 A statue of Confederate general JEB Stuart was marked during widespread civil unrest following the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Richmond, Virginia, US. (Image: Reuters)
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A statue of Confederate general JEB Stuart was marked during widespread civil unrest following the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Richmond, Virginia, US. (Image: Reuters)

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 Demonstrators react in front of graffiti on a statue of Winston Churchill in Parliament Square during a Black Lives Matter protest in London, following the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, London, Britain. (Image: Reuters)
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Demonstrators react in front of graffiti on a statue of Winston Churchill in Parliament Square during a Black Lives Matter protest in London, following the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, London, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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 Graffiti is seen on a statue in Kelvingrove Park, in the aftermath of protests against the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Glasgow, Britain. (Image: Reuters)
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Graffiti is seen on a statue in Kelvingrove Park, in the aftermath of protests against the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Glasgow, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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 The Gallery of Modern Art and the equestrian statue of the Duke of Wellington with a traffic cone on his head and wearing a face mask is seen in Glasgow, in the aftermath of protests against the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Glasgow, Britain. (Image: Reuters)
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The Gallery of Modern Art and the equestrian statue of the Duke of Wellington with a traffic cone on his head and wearing a face mask is seen in Glasgow, in the aftermath of protests against the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Glasgow, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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