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  • Emotions run high at 'Silent Sam' protest at UNC

    Tempers flare and emotions run high during a rally and march calling for the removal of the Confederate statue known as 'Silent Sam' on the UNC campus in Chapel Hill.

Tempers flare and emotions run high during a rally and march calling for the removal of the Confederate statue known as 'Silent Sam' on the UNC campus in Chapel Hill. Julia Wall, Ethan Hyman and Chuck Liddy jwall@newsobserver.com, ehyman@newsobserver.com and cliddy @newsobserver.com
Tempers flare and emotions run high during a rally and march calling for the removal of the Confederate statue known as 'Silent Sam' on the UNC campus in Chapel Hill. Julia Wall, Ethan Hyman and Chuck Liddy jwall@newsobserver.com, ehyman@newsobserver.com and cliddy @newsobserver.com

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