Protest

Why was the statue of Edward Colston so controversial?

Campaigners have expressed anger at the commemoration of a figure prominently involved in Britain’s slave-trade past.

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Renewed calls for statues linked to slave trade and oppression to be removed

Calls to remove the statues which are linked to oppression, slave trade and white supremacy across the UK have been reignited.

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Statues, buildings and streets across the UK that commemorate the slave trade

Campaigners have expressed anger at the commemoration of a several figures across the UK prominently involved in Britain’s slave-trade past.