UNC’s Silent Sam has long been a flash point

The Confederate statue on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus was a point of friction and protest long before the Charlottesville rally turned tragically violent and left three people dead, thrusting the issue into the national spotlight.
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The Confederate statue on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus was a point of friction and protest long before the Charlottesville rally turned tragically violent and left three people dead, thrusting the issue into the national spotlight.

Silent Sam and other Civil War monuments rose on race

November 23, 2017 10:00 AM