Date: 7/22/20 6:00 pm
From: Tim Rodenkirk <timrodenkirk...>
Subject: [obol] Bird Named After Confederate General
My wife sent this to me- timely. Thought a few may be interested.

Tim

A Bird Named for a Confederate General Sparks Calls for Change
<https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/bird-named-confederate-general-sparks-calls-change-180975376/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+smithsonianmag%2Fscience-nature+%28Science+%26+Nature+%7C+Smithsonian.com%29>

A Bird Named for a Confederate General Sparks Calls for Change

McCown’s longspur has launched a renewed reckoning over the troubling
histories reflected in taxonomy
<https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/bird-named-confederate-general-sparks-calls-change-180975376/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+smithsonianmag%2Fscience-nature+%28Science+%26+Nature+%7C+Smithsonian.com%29>

 
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