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Protesters shroud and surround Jefferson statue - University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

Protesters stand atop the statue of Thomas Jefferson statue north of the Rotunda after shrouding it. Richard Dizon | Cavalier Daily. A group of protesters shrouded the statue of Thomas Jefferson in front of the Rotunda on Tuesday night. The ...and more »

Sullivan denounces covering of Jefferson statue - University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

Sullivan denounced the shrouding of the Jefferson statue on the north side of the Rotunda Tuesday night. University President Teresa Sullivan sent two emails Wednesday — one to the University community and one to University alumni and donors ...and more »

The perils of removing the Thomas Jefferson statue - University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

U.Va. should continue to acknowledge its past and find ways to remember its history. By Editorial Board | 09/14/2017. unnamed (9). U.Va. student protesters covered the Thomas Jefferson statue in front of the Rotunda Tuesday night. Matthew Gittelman ...and more »

Protesters shroud Jefferson statue, decry UVa response to rallies - The Daily Progress

Protesters cover a statue of Thomas Jefferson with black tarp and hold signs in front of the Rotunda at the University of Virginia on Tuesday for the one month anniversary of the "Unite the Right" rally. The group circled the statue to chant and list ...and more »

Tarped: Students shroud Jefferson statue in black at Rotunda - C-VILLE Weekly

Students shrouded a statue of UVA founder Thomas Jefferson in front of the Rotunda September 12. Photo Eze Amos. News · C-VILLE Writers. 9/14/17 at 10:12 AM. By Natalie Jacobsen. “No Nazis, no KKK, no racist UVA!” a parade of students crossing ...and more »

Thomas Jefferson statue at U-Va. shrouded in black - Washington Post

Students and other University of Virginia community members shrouded a statue of Thomas Jefferson in black Tuesday night during a rally criticizing the university's response to recent white nationalist demonstrations that unfolded on and near the ...and more »

UVa students protest Thomas Jefferson statue, call him 'racist rapist' - The College Fix

Students at the University of Virginia — founded by Thomas Jefferson — are demanding a statue in his honor on the campus be “contextualized” by adding a plaque to it that denotes his link to “white supremacy, colonization and slavery.” “The statue of ...and more »

UVA president: Student protesters 'desecrated' Jefferson statue - USA TODAY

University of Virginia students protesting the one-month anniversary of a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville desecrated "sacred" ground when they covered a statue of Thomas Jefferson with a black tarp, school President Teresa Sullivan says ...and more »

U.Va. President Teresa Sullivan: Protesters who shrouded Jefferson statue were 'desecrating' sacred ground - Richmond.com

Protesters on Tuesday placed a black covering over the statue of Thomas Jefferson in front of the Rotunda at the University of Virginia to mark the one-month anniversary of the deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville. The act drew ...and more »

UVa President Says Protesters Who Shrouded Jefferson Statue 'Desecrated' Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education (blog)

Students, faculty members, and others at the University of Virginia on Tuesday night shrouded the campus's prominent statue of Thomas Jefferson with black fabric. The protest occurred on the one-month anniversary of the “Unite the Right” rally in ...and more »