Washington, DC - Naval Academy board chair calls to remove Confederate names


Congressman who was just named the chair of the U. S. naval academy's board of visitors wants to remove the names of two American naval officers who fought for the confederacy congressman dot troopers burger declaring the academy should not quote be lifting up traders who fought against American values once those names removed from the U. S. Naval Academy the superintendent's residence to host visitors his name for Franklin Buchanan who served forty five years in the U. S. navy and fought for the confederacy at the start of the war while Mari hall is named for Confederate fighter Matthew Fontaine Maury considered one of the founders of oceanography rivers Berger added midshipmen who earned the privilege to study at the Naval Academy should not have to see buildings on campus named for two men who quote fought to uphold

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