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Opinion The case for the monuments in your home town: Tell us what should stay and what should go

A statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee is removed May 19 in New Orleans. (Scott Threlkeld/Associated Press)
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In May, New Orleans removed four public monuments depicting Confederate leaders or events. On Aug. 12, violence erupted in Charlottesville as white nationalists, neo-Nazis and Ku Klux Klan members gathered for a rally to protest the removal of a statue of Confederate leader Robert E. Lee. Those are just some of the thousands of monuments across America commemorating figures or events from our past.

We want to hear from Post readers. Tell us about the dedicated statues, monuments, streets, parks, schools or other buildings in your home town. Which ones are worthy of their spots, and which should be removed or rededicated? Why? If they should go, who or what should be commemorated in their place? Use the form below, or click here to share your response.