College named after Samuel de Champlain debates whether to keep his statue

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) Some students at Champlain College in Burlington want a statue of its namesake, Samuel de Champlain, removed from campus because of his treatment of indigenous peoples.

Courtesy: Molly Walsh/Seven Days

Galen Ettlin spoke with Seven Days' Molly Walsh, who wrote about the effort in this week's issue.