The culture war debate attempts to rewrite history among the dead with an important bit of symbolism that shouldn't be lost on locals . . . Read more:
LIBERTY, Mo. - There's no middle ground on what a century-old and un-named Confederate monument means to some people living in Liberty. "He is for impoverished Civil War veterans. That's what he was purchased for, and that's what he is," Gieselle Fest said. "All these people deserve to be respected and honored."