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U.S. Statue Removals Inspire Indigenous People In Latin America To Topple Monuments



The statue of Sebastián de Belalcázar, a 16th century Spanish conquistador, lies on the ground after it was pulled down by Indigenous people in Popayán, Colombia, earlier this year.

The latest target was a statue of Sebastián de Belalcázar, a Spanish conquistador who founded two Colombian cities and led a military campaign that killed and enslaved thousands of Indigenous people.

(Image credit: Julian Moreno/AFP via Getty Images)





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