stone mountain – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com The definitive fact-checking site and reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:34:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 http://www.snopes.com/app/uploads/2017/02/cropped-snopes-drop-light-only-yellow-32x32.png stone mountain – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com 32 32 #FYF911 http://www.snopes.com/fyf911-black-lives-matter/ Fri, 11 Sep 2015 16:57:48 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?page_id=7665 FACT CHECK:   Is the Black Lives Matter movement organizing an attack on 11 September 2015? Claim:   The Black Lives Matter movement has organized an attack on white police officers on 11 September 2015.   MOSTLY FALSE Example:   [Collected via email, September 2015] I’ve just started seeing articles about #fyf911. Supposedly it’s part … Continued Sand Blast from the Past http://www.snopes.com/naacp-wants-stone-mountain-sandblasted/ Mon, 10 Aug 2015 23:10:43 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?page_id=5739 FACT CHECK:   Is the NAACP calling for the removal of an historical Civil War carving from Stone Mountain, Georgia? Claim:   The NAACP is calling for the removal of an historical Civil War carving from Stone Mountain, Georgia.   MIXTURE WHAT’S TRUE:   An Atlanta NAACP leader said in an interview that the Civil … Continued Stonewall Hack, Son http://www.snopes.com/stone-mountain-petition/ Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:35:51 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?page_id=2387 FACT CHECK:   Does a current petition aim to remove a historical Civil War carving from Stone Mountain, Georgia? Claim:   A current petition aims to remove a historical Civil War carving from Stone Mountain, Georgia.   OUTDATED Example:   [Collected via e-mail, Facebook, and Twitter, June 2015] A petition has begun, seeking to remove the famous Confederate memorial carving … Continued