Archive for March 27th, 2017

Arkansas to Commemorate Lee and MLK on Different Days

Arkansas to Commemorate Lee and MLK on Different Days

The state of Arkansas will no longer commemorate Confederate General Robert E. Lee and civil rights leader Martin Luther King (MLK) on the same day. In March, Governor Asa Hutchinson signed legislation to end the practice. Only MLK will be honored with a state holiday on the third Monday in January. Lee will now be […]

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