“Flakes Hate streets named for Confederate generals on Brooklyn Military Base

Two of the Confederate Army’s best-known leaders have streets named for them in a place not normally associated with the Southern side of the Civil War – New YorkCity. Now some elected officials are trying to rename them.

They say it’s high time Stonewall Jackson Drive and General Lee Avenue in Brooklyn are renamed, pushing to join a number of Southern cities that have removed or are considering taking down Confederate statues and other memorials in public places.

The roads aren’t readily accessible by the general public; they run through Fort Hamilton, an active military base in southwestern Brooklyn next to the Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights neighborhoods….

Source: Brooklyn streets named for Confederate generals raise ire | Daily Mail Online