Andrew Jackson statue at Lafayette Square (Wikimedia Commons)
Ironic Iconography
The Tourists’ Puzzlement

How did a statue of Andrew Jackson end up at the center of Lafayette Park? There is an answer, but a story goes with it.

Published on: January 14, 2019
Adam Garfinkle is founding editor of The American Interest.
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