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Takiya Thompson tells reporters why she chose to climb a Confederate statue in Durham and attach a rope to help pull the statue over. Thompson was arrested after holding a press conference on the campus of N.C. Central University, where she is a student.
Takiyah Thompson, a member of Workers World Party and student at N.C. Central University is arrested after activists held a press conference at NC Central University Tuesday afternoon, August 15, 2017. In a release Thompson said she was the one who tied a rope around the soldier’s neck so that others could pull the statue to the ground.
Video: Logan Smith, who runs @YesYoureRacist Twitter account, has received death threats after he identified some of the protesters from the Charlottesville incident on his social media account. Besides the few threats, he said the response has been overwhelmingly supportive.
Video: Hundreds gathered in downtown Durham to show their support for victims of the violence which erupted Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia, and some gathered express stronger political opinions Sunday evening.
A few hundred demonstrators gathered Sunday at the Silent Sam statue, a memorial to Confederate soldiers, on the University of North Carolina’s Chapel Hill campus violent clashes between white supremacists and counter protesters in Charlottesville, Va. turned deadly on Saturday.
Fly along with George Parrish, 91, of Burlington, as he mans the waist gunner position in the B-17 Flying Fortress "Memphis Belle" during his flight at the Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport Monday Sept. 16, 2013. Parrish, a former Tech Sgt during WWII flew as a waist gunner in over 30 combat missions on a B-17 such as this one.