Destroying Arnautoff Murals As Payment For “Reparations”? SFUSD Bd Votes To Paint Over Historic Murals

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The San Francisco Unified School District Board on June 25 voted unanimously to paint over and destroy the famed Victor Arnautoff murals on the the life of George Washington. United Public For Workers UPWA had a press conference before the vote.

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