Fort Worth to Keep Controversial Mural

Fort Worth to Keep Controversial Mural

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The city of Fort Worth is on track to keep a long-standing, but now controversial mural on the side of the Will Rogers Memorial Center.

The Fort Worth Arts Commission voted Wednesday night to keep a mural showing African Americans picking cotton on the Will Rogers complex, but add historical context to it. With help from the Fort Worth Historic Preservation, the commission determined the mural created in 1936 actually depicted the “history of agricultural industry” in Fort Worth. The men were ... See More

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