Roosevelt Statue to Be Removed From Museum of Natural History The equestrian memorial to Theodore Roosevelt has long prompted objections as a symbol of colonialism and racism. Theodore Roosevelt statue will be removed from the front steps of the Museum of Natural HistoryThe statue of President Roosevelt will be removed from the steps of the Museum of Natural History. Tensions high near White House as protesters try to topple statueCrowd tried to topple the statue of the seventh US President Andrew Jackson, in Lafayette Park, close to the White House. NY museum to remove Theodore Roosevelt statueThe statue depicts the ex-president on horseback flanked by a Native American man and an African man. American Museum of Natural History to remove Teddy Roosevelt statueStatue of former president a longtime target of protests as museum chief says ‘Simply put, the time has come to move it’ New York museum to remove status of Teddy Roosevelt flanked by Native American and African men'It explicitly depicts black and Indigenous people as subjugated and racially inferior," Bill de Blasio says Theodore Roosevelt statue, flanked by African and Native American men, to be removed in New YorkThe decision to remove the statue is not because of the president's legacy but because of how the African man and Native American man are depicted. American Museum of Natural History to remove 'problematic' Roosevelt statue Monument going after after years of objections that it symbolises colonial expansion and racial discrimination NYC museum to remove Teddy Roosevelt statue decried as white supremacyAmerican Museum of Natural History says statue 'explicitly depicts Black and Indigenous people as subjugated and racially inferior;' Confederate statues continue to come down Cities Want to Remove Toxic Monuments. But Who Will Take Them?Governors and mayors are under pressure to remove statues tied to slavery or colonialism. But finding them a new home might not be easy. So, what's in a name? - Voice OnlineSIR WINSTON Churchill, Robert Milligan, Mary Seacole, Millicent Fawcett, Nelson Mandela, William Hogarth, David Livingstone,... Trump slams Museum of Natural History for removal of Teddy Roosevelt statuePresident Trump is speaking out against the removal of a statue of former President Theodore Roosevelt from outside the American Museum of Natural History.