The RTD calls for the Davis statue to be removed from Monument Avenue. Okay. Douglass deserves to take his place.
I am convinced more than ever that the polarization in America is not between those who adopt one party moniker vs. another, but rather there are two segments of this culture at polar opposites based on the priority of essence vs. existence: the ontologists vs. the existentialists.
If we settle for tearing down the symbols, we are admissibly leaving the culture that underlies these symbols intact.