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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Atlanta's last white mayor reflects on city's diverse candidate list for upcoming racethe city’s first African-American mayor. That ushered an era of black mayoral l
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
the city’s first African-American mayor. That ushered an era of black mayoral leadership. Jackson’s term was followed by Andrew Young, Bill Campbell, Shirley Franklin and now Kasim Reed. That’s 44 years since a white mayor sat in office. Massell... Read more
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The Irish Times
Amryt boost as epidermolysis bullosa drug rival failscommenced its trial earlier this year, is expected to report interim data in th
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
commenced its trial earlier this year, is expected to report interim data in the first half of 2018. Goodbody analyst Andrew Young said Amryt’s AP101 drug was a gel that only needs to be applied when dressings are changed every three or four... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Mayors' group, including Krewson, signs partnership to attract river investorsNews, Resources & more in St. Louis, Missouri. Civil rights activist, former A
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
News, Resources & more in St. Louis, Missouri. Civil rights activist, former Atlanta mayor and United Nations Ambassador Andrew Young also spoke at the event Wednesday, highlighting the potential of the partnership. "There's not enough... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA President, Rector Deliver Remarks at Board of Visitors MeetingWill we act? I would hope that we follow the admonition offered recently in the
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 7 days ago
Will we act? I would hope that we follow the admonition offered recently in the Wall Street Journal by James Baker and Andrew Young: “The country faces a stark choice. Its citizens can continue screaming at each other, sometimes over largely... Read more
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The Courier
Fisho’s mission to find tinnywith registration X43233. Anyone with information about the theft of the boat
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
with registration X43233. Anyone with information about the theft of the boat is urged to contact Ballarat-based Constable Andrew Young on 5336 6000. Alternatively, contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential cri... Read more
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BlackNews.com
D.C. Summit by Prostate Health Education Network Marks National Prostate Cancer Awareness MonthQuincy, MA — Prostate cancer touches lives of the famous like Ambassador Andrew
BlackNews.com / Posted 8 days ago
Quincy, MA — Prostate cancer touches lives of the famous like Ambassador Andrew Young and activist-artist Harry Belafonte. But there are tens of thousands of others impacted like Oakland minister, Bishop Bob Jackson, Tugaloo college professor Dr.... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Happy Anniversary!members of New Harmony Baptist Church, Caldwell. The couple have two children,
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 18 days ago
members of New Harmony Baptist Church, Caldwell. The couple have two children, Rebecca (John) Poole, of Lafayette, CA. and Andrew Young, of West Palm Beach, FL. They have two grandchildren, Sadie, 10, and Shianne, 9. To celebrate their... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
ALAN CHARTOCK: Americans must face up to their often ugly pastwhat happened to Native Americans? There will be those who say, “All or nothing
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 18 days ago
what happened to Native Americans? There will be those who say, “All or nothing.” It’s a real dilemma. Some people like Andrew Young, one of the greatest of our civil rights heroes, say this whole fight is diverting our attention away from other... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Dragon Con, football and pride: Thousands gather in Atlanta for each eventstanding outside the Marriott gives you a great view of the parade's finale. O
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 19 days ago
standing outside the Marriott gives you a great view of the parade's finale. On the corner of Peachtree Street NW and Andrew Young International Boulevard, a parking deck sits over the restaurant Fire of Brazil. "It's super crowded on street... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Book review: ‘Reckoning with Race: America’s Failure’ by Gene Dattelthe West as a whole. “Freedom and a high standard of living are products of Wes
Acton Commentary / Posted 19 days ago
the West as a whole. “Freedom and a high standard of living are products of Western civilization,” he writes. He notes that Andrew Young wondered aloud in 1970 if American blacks weren’t “the revolutionary vanguard that God has ordained to destroy”... Read more
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WALB Albany
State representative walks back comments made about Confederate monument removalwill continue to use them as lightening-rods to highlight hate. I know there a
WALB Albany / Posted 21 days ago
will continue to use them as lightening-rods to highlight hate. I know there are highly respected leaders like Ambassador Andrew Young and celebrities like Charles Barkley who believe that monuments are not the issue. Although I agree there are... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
State representative walks back comments made about Confederate monument removalwill continue to use them as lightening-rods to highlight hate. I know there a
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
will continue to use them as lightening-rods to highlight hate. I know there are highly respected leaders like Ambassador Andrew Young and celebrities like Charles Barkley who believe that monuments are not the issue. Although I agree there are... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Local historians say city still has unfinished work from 1960s struggleshe really hasn’t seen much embracing of black history here. The city erected t
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 22 days ago
he really hasn’t seen much embracing of black history here. The city erected the St. Augustine Foot Soldiers Monument and Andrew Young Crossing in 2011 in the Plaza de la Constitución to honor Civil Rights leaders. “Kind of 50 years was the magic... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lookouts Drop Second Straight At Jackson On Ninth Inning Walkoff Single, 5-4many years ago, when I took my assigned seat on a Delta flight and a man seated
The Chattanoogan / Posted 23 days ago
many years ago, when I took my assigned seat on a Delta flight and a man seated to my left was easily recognizable. It was Andrew Young, then the Mayor of Atlanta. He seemed eager to talk, to swap stories and jokes for the first half of the flight.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Coppinger Calls Press Conference On Tuesdaymany years ago, when I took my assigned seat on a Delta flight and a man seated
The Chattanoogan / Posted 23 days ago
many years ago, when I took my assigned seat on a Delta flight and a man seated to my left was easily recognizable. It was Andrew Young, then the Mayor of Atlanta. He seemed eager to talk, to swap stories and jokes for the first half of the flight.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
New Hamilton County Businessesmany years ago, when I took my assigned seat on a Delta flight and a man seated
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
many years ago, when I took my assigned seat on a Delta flight and a man seated to my left was easily recognizable. It was Andrew Young, then the Mayor of Atlanta. He seemed eager to talk, to swap stories and jokes for the first half of the flight.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
‘The Prize Is Redemption’many years ago, when I took my assigned seat on a Delta flight and a man seated
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
many years ago, when I took my assigned seat on a Delta flight and a man seated to my left was easily recognizable. It was Andrew Young, then the Mayor of Atlanta. He seemed eager to talk, to swap stories and jokes for the first half of the flight.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Gas Prices Rise 1 Cent In Chattanoogamany years ago, when I took my assigned seat on a Delta flight and a man seated
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
many years ago, when I took my assigned seat on a Delta flight and a man seated to my left was easily recognizable. It was Andrew Young, then the Mayor of Atlanta. He seemed eager to talk, to swap stories and jokes for the first half of the flight.... Read more
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ajc.com
Mercedes-Benz Stadium: What about traffic?on Northside Drive. You can walk north and follow the signs. The secondary loca
ajc.com / Posted 25 days ago
on Northside Drive. You can walk north and follow the signs. The secondary location is at Centennial Olympic Park Drive and Andrew Young International Boulevard and can be accessed from Gates 2, 3 or 4. WAZE: If you drive, this smartphone app is... Read more
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ajc.com
Mercedes-Benz Stadium: Things to know about parking, tailgating, transportationat the stadium. The stadium also has taxi stands available. The most reliable p
ajc.com / Posted 27 days ago
at the stadium. The stadium also has taxi stands available. The most reliable places to direct guests are the Upper Andrew Young International Boulevard, around Phillips Arena, GWCC main entrance or the Omni Hotel. Guests will exit Gate 2,... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
MERCEDES-BENZ STADIUM: Mercedes-Benz Stadium: Things to know about parking, tailgating, transportationat the stadium. The stadium also has taxi stands available. The most reliable p
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 27 days ago
at the stadium. The stadium also has taxi stands available. The most reliable places to direct guests are the Upper Andrew Young International Boulevard, around Phillips Arena, GWCC main entrance or the Omni Hotel. Guests will exit Gate 2,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Patricia Shackelford Gray Honored With Civil Rights Justice By Action Youth Awardspeaker at the event and recipient of the NOBLE 2017 Civil Rights Outstanding L
The Chattanoogan / Posted 27 days ago
speaker at the event and recipient of the NOBLE 2017 Civil Rights Outstanding Leadership Award was Ambassador Andrew Young. Affectionately called "Pat" by many and "Mama Pat" by others, she is described as "a pillar of the community... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Billy Payne retires as Augusta National and Masters Tournament chairman; Fred Ridley named new chairmanwin a bid for the 1996 Summer Olympics. Payne and his team, including former At
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 29 days ago
win a bid for the 1996 Summer Olympics. Payne and his team, including former Atlanta mayor and United Nations ambassador Andrew Young, successfully brought the Olympics to Atlanta. Payne had visions of bringing golf back to the Olympics, and he... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta mayoral hopefuls file for candidacystrength we should have,” she said. Candidate Ceasar Mitchell kicked off filin
ajc.com / Posted 29 days ago
strength we should have,” she said. Candidate Ceasar Mitchell kicked off filing day with support from former Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young. “We doubled down on walking (the) walk, not talking, double down (and) make a difference for citizens for... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Candidates for Atlanta mayor officially enter the racestrength we should have,” she said. Candidate Ceasar Mitchell kicked off filin
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
strength we should have,” she said. Candidate Ceasar Mitchell kicked off filing day with support from former Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young. “We doubled down on walking (the) walk, not talking, double down (and) make a difference for citizens for... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Local pastor initiates discussion on removal of Confederate monumentsto preserve slavery” are “revered” in the same space that slaves are said to ha
The St. Augustine Record / Posted a month ago
to preserve slavery” are “revered” in the same space that slaves are said to have once been sold, and so close to where Andrew Young was beaten, and Dr. Martin Luther King and the Rev. Ralph Abernathy faced threats and were eventually arrested... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE: The last solar eclipse to impact metro Atlanta was in 1984ATLANTA - One of the last solar eclipses to turn the skies dark across metro At
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted a month ago
ATLANTA - One of the last solar eclipses to turn the skies dark across metro Atlanta was on May 30, 1984. Andrew Young was mayor, "Let's Hear It for the Boy," by Deniece Williams was No. 1 on the charts and Los Angeles was getting ready for the... Read more
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ajc.com
The last solar eclipse to impact metro Atlanta was in 1984One of the last solar eclipses to turn the skies dark across metro Atlanta was
ajc.com / Posted a month ago
One of the last solar eclipses to turn the skies dark across metro Atlanta was on May 30, 1984. Andrew Young was mayor, "Let's Hear It for the Boy," by Deniece Williams was No. 1 on the charts and Los Angeles was getting ready for the Summer... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Atlanta's Andrew Young: Klan types are 'poorest of the poor'Former U.N. ambassador and Atlanta mayor Andrew Young said Sunday morning that
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted a month ago
Former U.N. ambassador and Atlanta mayor Andrew Young said Sunday morning that he is not comfortable condemning the KKK. Appearing on NBC’s Meet the Press, Young, whose first elected office was as a U.S. congressman from Atlanta, told Chuck Todd... Read more
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Philly.com
Democrats say Confederate monuments are now white-supremacist rallying pointsMeet the Press with Chuck Todd turned to one of the people who lived through th
Philly.com / Posted a month ago
Meet the Press with Chuck Todd turned to one of the people who lived through the civil rights era, former Atlanta mayor Andrew Young, who said that the past week had been “a week of misunderstandings.” Young said that “most of the issues that... Read more
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CBS News
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
CBS News / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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NBC News
Former GOP congressman says if leaders are silent, 'they wear the cap'for those values, of those ‘right now’ moments and he speaks for the values of
NBC News / Posted 1 months ago
for those values, of those ‘right now’ moments and he speaks for the values of our country.” Also on "Meet The Press," Andrew Young, a pioneer of the civil rights movement, called this week “a week of misunderstandings." He attempted to place... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Civil rights activist, comedian Dick Gregory dies weeks after local performanceCenter. Although he began as a comedian, he was active in social justice. He w
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Center. Although he began as a comedian, he was active in social justice. He was allied with Martin Luther King Jr. and Andrew Young, and participated in sit-ins and marches. Gregory was hospitalized with a serious, but stable condition, his... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Civil rights activist, comedian Dick Gregory dies weeks after local performanceCenter. Although he began as a comedian, he was active in social justice. He w
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
Center. Although he began as a comedian, he was active in social justice. He was allied with Martin Luther King Jr. and Andrew Young, and participated in sit-ins and marches. Gregory was hospitalized with a serious, but stable condition, his... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mother of Satan plotin a hail of 15 bullets': British judo star is hit in the left foot by a stray
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
in a hail of 15 bullets': British judo star is hit in the left foot by a stray shot as he sees terrorist gunned down By Andrew Young in Cambrils and Michael Powell in London Winston Gordon, 40, who has competed for Team GB in three Olympic... Read more
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The Hill
Sunday shows preview: Va. lawmakers discuss Charlottesville aftermathPress": The former director of the African-American civil rights organization
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
Press": The former director of the African-American civil rights organization Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Andrew Young will appear on the program, along with president of the Southern Poverty Law Center Richard Cohen. Mark Bray,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are “a... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
Dayton Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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ajc.com
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
ajc.com / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
Stamford Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
The New Canaan News / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesAbout two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
About two out of three white and Latino respondents said they should remain, as did 44 percent of black respondents. Andrew Young, a Democrat, civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador, warned this week that the monuments are "a... Read more
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