A petition at Change.org that demands the statue of William Seward come down from the plaza in front of the Alaska State Capitol has been answered by another petition — this one to keep the statue.

On June 23, Richard Showalter of Palmer started the petition, and within four days over 500 people had signed it.

The first petition, which says the statue should be removed, was created June 10 and, as of this writing, has over 1,700 signatures.

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