Edward Cornwallis statue vandalized following demonstration in Halifax

Edward Cornwallis statue vandalized following demonstration in Halifax
Halifax Caving To Protesters Who Want Statue Of Cornwallis Removed
A statue of Halifax founder Edward Cornwallis was vandalized early Sunday morning following Saturday's peaceful protest. The base of the statue was defaced with graffiti condemning Canada 150 celebrations. The damage was later covered up with maps of 

More than 200 people who gathered at a small park in Halifax Saturday cheered as municipal workers, using a boom truck, draped a black tarp over the statue of the city's founder who issued a bounty on the scalps of Mi'kmaw men, women and children.

Cornwallis statue defaced with graffiti one day after peaceful protest

Organizers say a weekend protest calling for a statue of Halifax's controversial founder to be toppled will proceed as planned, despite objections from some Mi'kmaq leaders. A Facebook event called “Removing Cornwallis” invites protesters to remove a …

Tarp covers statue of controversial Halifax founder — temporarily

A statue of Halifax founder Edward Cornwallis was vandalized early Sunday morning following Saturday's peaceful protest. The base of the statue was defaced with graffiti condemning Canada 150 celebrations. The damage was later covered up with maps of. One day after a peaceful protest, the controversial statue of Halifax's founder was defaced with graffiti. Sometime after the tarp was removed from the Edward Cornwallis statue in the city's Cornwallis Park, graffiti reading “F*** 150” was written near … . Activists protest at the base of the Edward Cornwallis statue after city staff covered it with a black sheet in Cornwallis Park in Halifax on Saturday, July 15, 2017. Protesters who pledged to remove a statue of Halifax's controversial founder Saturday …

The City of Halifax, Nova Scotia covered up a statue of its founder, General Edward Cornwallis, Saturday in response to demands by protesters who want the monument removed. With only 150 protesters on-scene, city crews draped a black cloth over the

Protesters who pledged to remove a statue of Halifax's controversial founder Saturday say they came away victorious after the monument to Edward Cornwallis was covered in a tarp. More than 100 people looked up at a municipal worker, hoisted by a crane

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