Anthem Composer Francis Scott Key Gets Robert E. Lee Treatment in Baltimore


From the Washington Post:

Memorial to ‘racist’ Francis Scott Key, who wrote ‘The Star-Spangled Banner,’ vandalized in Maryland

By Justin Wm. Moyer September 13 at 5:17 PM

A monument commemorating “Star-Spangled Banner” author Francis Scott Key was vandalized in downtown Baltimore, officials said Wednesday.

Photographs show the monument, at 1200 N. Eutaw St., covered with red paint and the words “racist anthem” written in black.

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