Quoting SAFFY™:" They should changed it merely because of Forrest's very public association with the Klan. That park probably doesn't feel very welcoming if you know history... unless you're white."
Eh, there are a bunch of black people in my area who are proud of their Southern heritage. I knew one black boy in high school who's ancestor fought on the Confederate side during the war. He couldn't have been more proud.
We have black people flying Confederate flags around here too.