Forrest bust protesters clash with House speaker

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 21, 2019 11:08 PM CT | Published: February 21, 2019 2:08 PM CT

African-American students want a bust of Nathan Bedford Forrest removed from State Capitol, spurring a debate on the legacy of the Confederate general whose statue also created controversy in Memphis. 

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Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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