"Thanks, Marine. As I note in the lead, I was aware that the naming happened in the heyday of segregation. What you struggle less with than I do is why so many people in the South seem so coolly unbothered by the intertwining of Southern tradition and the diaboloical aspects of slavery."
"Why isn't Boston, Massachusetts renaming Faneuil Hall or Brown University in Rhode Island? All financed and built by the profits of the slave trade. The Faneuil and Brown families being some of the largest and wealthiest of the slave trade companies."
So far.. no response.