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Baltimore: Stop honoring white supremacy (UPDATED)

Baltimore: Stop honoring white supremacy (UPDATED)

UPDATE: As The Sun's Luke Broadwater just reported on Twitter, Baltimore County has asked the city to change the name of Robert E. Lee Park to Lake Roland Park. The city owns the park but the county operates it, as the letter notes.

Baltimore County Administrative Officer Fred Homan's letter to City Solicitor George Nilson says, "In a region as diverse as the Baltimore metropolitan area, the new name is much more sensitive to the diverse population that visits and utilizes the park. The County would like to make this change as soon as possible, and appreciates your prompt consideration of...