Gabriel Furshong

Gabriel Furshong writes from Helena, Montana. His writing has appeared in High Country News, In These Times, Dialogist, Natural Bridge and elsewhere.

Photo of a public fountain monument in a park.

The First City to Remove and Replace a Confederate Monument?

Native-American lawmakers pushed the removal of a 100-year old Confederate monument in Helena, Montana, in 2017. It’s being replaced by a public art project.