Christopher Columbus Statue Removed After Beheading: Patch PM

Mike Carraggi

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The Christopher Columbus statue in the North End was beheaded. (WBZ-TV)

Christopher Columbus Statue Removed After Beheading

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This article originally appeared on the Boston Patch