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4:34 am on Monday March 8, 2010

Groundbreaking of Denmark Vesey monument revives an age old debate

The recent groundbreaking ceremony for a monument to honor the life of Denmark Vesey has reignited a debate between the people who think Vesey, a freedman who was accused of planning a slave rebellion in Charleston, should be lauded or think it's...
7:29 am on Thursday January 28, 2010

Groundbreaking ceremony announced for monument honoring Denmark Vesey

Image by Flickr user danamdefebboThe official groundbreaking ceremony for The Denmark Vesey and The Spirit of Freedom Monument has officially been announced and will be taking place on Monday, February 1st at 11 a.m. at the gazebo in Hampton Park....