The Most Important Ballot Question In America

William A. Jacobson Legal Insurrection 10/11/2010

Should the name of the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations be changed to State of Rhode Island?

Background here, Is Rhode Island’s Name Racist?

[…The use of the word “plantations” had nothing to do with, and predated, slavery in Rhode Island. Rather, “Rhode Island” signified the islands […]