Not in a public celebratory view, anyway. It's still in a museum to reckon with the past.
- Colston was a slave trader, one of Britain's wealthiest
- Figures such as Colston are not simply remote characters from history
- Britain's history contains astonishing levels of greed and cruelty
- Acknowledging historic injustices is part of building a more equal society today
- The built environment reinforces cultural messages
- Tackling racism requires a lot more than removing statues