Letter: A clarification for cable news viewers

I’d like to help clarify the confusion regarding a comparison of the 9/11 Memorial and Confederate monuments seen recently on the cable news show “Fox & Friends.”

One is a memorial to the people who were killed by folks who wanted to destroy America. The others are memorials to people who wanted to destroy America. It’s that simple.

Rich Hillyer

Cedar Rapids

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