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Former Confederate Statue Site in Maryland Rededicated to Harriet Tubman

A space at a Baltimore park that had long honored two Confederate generals has been rededicated to abolitionist Harriet Tubman.    The Baltimore Sun reported that hundreds of people gathered Saturday for the ceremony at Wyman Park Dell. The ceremony took place just feet from the now-empty pedestal where a large statue of Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson once stood.  The statue was removed in August after a violent white nationalist rally in...

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