Should Chicago remove Christopher Columbus statues?

Anna Davlantes

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – JUNE 19: Workers cover a statue of Christopher Columbus before the start of a Juneteenth march organized by faith leaders on June 19, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, when a Union general read orders in Galveston, Texas stating all enslaved people in Texas were free according to federal law. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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Yesterday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she was against the removal of Christopher Columbus statues despite many people calling for them to be taken down. What do you think? Anna takes your calls.

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