Protesters tear down Albert Pike statue in Washington, DC

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We went through all of Friday and most of last evening Friday evening with peaceful Juneteenth celebrations in protest and then you need to do to rid statue in the district was brought down last night protesters pulling down the statue of Confederate general Albert pike a little after eleven last night it was then apparently spray painted and doused with lighter fluid set on fire the statue was put up way back in nineteen oh one standing on Indiana Avenue northwest near DC police headquarters police were standing by watching this protesters last night use ropes to pull down the statue Mike was a brigadier general in the Confederate army and a grand commander of the supreme council for the Freemasons critics say Mike was instrumental in forming the Ku Klux Klan but the Freemasons insists there is no evidence to support that a

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