war monuments http://wkms.org en Military Monument Name-Change Ban Passes Against Democrat Objections http://wkms.org/post/military-monument-name-change-ban-passes-against-democrat-objections <p></p><p>Legislation that would prevent the renaming or moving of war-related monuments in Tennessee passed the state House last night. The bill comes as city officials in Memphis have renamed three Confederate-themed parks.</p><p>Democrats tried to get the bill’s sponsor – Republican Steve McDaniel – to admit he was responding to the name changes in Memphis, which he denied. Rep. Johnnie Turner asked what if Jews hadn’t been allowed to tear down Nazi statues. Tue, 26 Feb 2013 13:21:23 +0000 Blake Farmer (Nashville Public Radio) 28540 at http://wkms.org Military Monument Name-Change Ban Passes Against Democrat Objections