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STILL BRAGG: U.S. Army Says No to Historic Revisionism .. Again



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Added 08-12-17 07:37:02pm EST - “The folks who want to erase all traces of everything before 2008 have run into a little problem called the United States Army. Previously, these idle leftists wanted some streets renamed. The Army …” - Therightscoop.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Therightscoop.com: “STILL BRAGG: U.S. Army Says No to Historic Revisionism .. Again”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

The folks who want to erase all traces of everything before 2008 have run into a little problem called the United States Army.

To date, suggestions to change Fort Bragg’s name have been limited to newspaper and social media editorials, which have called for removing all Confederate names from U.S. military facilities.

CNN reported Monday that the Army declined to change the street names at Fort Hamilton, because it says they honor soldiers who played a significant role in American history “as individuals, not as any particular cause or ideology.”

U.S. Rep. Yvette Clarke of Brooklyn led the effort to change the street names, media outlets reported.

Had they caved on the streets, the base would have been next, at least if the online activists and opinion writers have any say about it. Which they do.

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