CNN's Diamond: Possible RNC Acceptance Speech at Gettysburg 'Could Be Controversial' Because Trump a 'Defender of Confederate Symbols'

Monday on CNN, network correspondent Jeremy Diamond weighed in on the speculation that President Donald Trump would give his Republican presidential nomination acceptance speech in Gettysburg, PA.

Josh Hawley Proposes to Keep Bases Named After Confederate Generals, End 'Historical Revisionism'

Sen. Josh Hawley announced he will offer an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that would allow military bases named after Confederate generals to keep their names. During the speech, he chastised the left’s “historical revisionism.”

Protester Badly Hurt When Toppled Confederate Statue Lands on His Head: 'His Skull Was Actually Showing'

Protesters on Wednesday evening beheaded four statues on a Confederate monument in Portsmouth, Virginia, after the monument was defaced with spray paint hours earlier. Protesters told on-scene reporters that one man was badly injured after one of the toppled statues fell on his head.

Charlottesville Judge Rules Confederate Statues Are Protected War Monuments

A judge has ruled that statues of Confederate generals in Charlottesville, Virginia, are protected by state law — which will likely halt any local efforts to remove the monuments, according to reports on the opinion released Tuesday afternoon.