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New Orleans City Council Votes To Rename Robert E. Lee Blvd After Musician Allen Toussaint

“I am proud to take this step toward,” a councilmember said in a statement.

Watch: Virginia Removes 12-Ton Robert E. Lee Confederate Monument

The statue was erected in 1890.

Robert E. Lee’s Descendant Supports The Removal Of Confederate Statue In North Carolina

He says it is “a celebration of white supremacy.”

Robert E. Lee Statue To Be Removed By Virginia Governor

Statue was the focus of efforts to get rid of racist images.