Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

Name changed of last army base named for Confederate general

The last army base once named for a Confederate general, Fort Gordon in Georgia, is now Fort Eisenhower. It’s a major milestone in reversing decades of propaganda surrounding the Confederate cause.

Jay Price of WUNC reports

This article was originally published on

Copyright 2023 NPR. To see more, visit