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AHA in the News

AHA executive director Jim Grossman was quoted in three Washington Post articles, “Historians Question Trump’s Choice of ‘Heroes’ for National Garden Monument” by William Wan (July 4, 2020), “Virginia Schools Quickly Drop Confederate Names, This Time Ignoring Calls to Preserve ‘History’” by Hannah Natanson (July 6, 2020), and “The Crisis That Shocked the World: America’s Response to the Coronavirus” by Joel Achenbach, William Wan, Karin Brulliard. and Chelsea Janes (July 19, 2020).

On the topic of renaming schools named for Confederate generals, Grossman was also quoted in: “Washington and Lee faculty vote 188 to 51 to remove Robert E. Lee’s name from university,” The Week, July 7, 2020.