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KESQ Palm Springs
White supremacists responsible for most extremist killings in 2017, ADL saysWhite supremacists protest the removal of a confederate statue in Charlottesvil
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 minutes ago
White supremacists protest the removal of a confederate statue in Charlottesville, Virginia, in August 2017. White supremacists protest the removal of a confederate statue in Charlottesville, Virginia, in August 2017.Related Content (CNN) - White... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
White supremacists responsible for most extremist killings in 2017, ADL saysWhite supremacists protest the removal of a confederate statue in Charlottesvil
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 15 minutes ago
White supremacists protest the removal of a confederate statue in Charlottesville, Virginia, in August 2017. White supremacists protest the removal of a confederate statue in Charlottesville, Virginia, in August 2017.Related Content (CNN) - White... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Committee lays out criteria for Lee Elementary renaming@brittanyruess A committee formed to help rename Lee Expressive Arts Elementar
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
@brittanyruess A committee formed to help rename Lee Expressive Arts Elementary and remove the school’s connection to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee will begin taking name submissions next month and the suggestions that the committee feels... Read more
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New Now Next
Police: Murder Of California Teen Blaze Bernstein May Have Been Gay-Bashinghis right-wing beliefs: His social media was filled with postings about his lov
New Now Next / Posted 6 hours ago
his right-wing beliefs: His social media was filled with postings about his love of guns, the Bible, waterboarding, and the Confederate flag. On Wednesday, prosecutors charged him with one felony count of murder, with a sentence enhancement for... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Petition to Rename Emancipation Park Delivered to Charlottesville City Hallscheduled to go before City Council next month. In February 2017, Charlottesvi
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 7 hours ago
scheduled to go before City Council next month. In February 2017, Charlottesville City Council voted to move the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee out of downtown and rename Lee Park. In June 2017, council renamed Lee Park to Emancipation... Read more
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FOX News
UC-Berkeley faces lawsuit over violent rioting at free-speech eventover the scheduled appearance of Milo Yiannopoulos. Last August, a rally in op
FOX News / Posted 7 hours ago
over the scheduled appearance of Milo Yiannopoulos. Last August, a rally in opposition to the removal of a statute of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee on the campus of the University of Virginia turned violent as white supremacists and neo-Nazis... Read more
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FOX News
UC-Berkeley faces lawsuit over violent rioting at free-speech eventover the scheduled appearance of Milo Yiannopoulos. Last August, a rally in op
FOX News / Posted 7 hours ago
over the scheduled appearance of Milo Yiannopoulos. Last August, a rally in opposition to the removal of a statute of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee on the campus of the University of Virginia turned violent as white supremacists and neo-Nazis... Read more
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Daily Mail
Woodward accused of murdering Berstein in fury over attempted gay kissknown for his conservative religious and political beliefs in high school, poli
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
known for his conservative religious and political beliefs in high school, police said. He had posted online defending the Confederate flag and expressing interest in guns, the Bible and 'waterboarding', according to published reports. Bernstein... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Carroll County's civil actionBoard of Education for engaging the community in a dialogue about whether the s
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
Board of Education for engaging the community in a dialogue about whether the student dress code should ban images of the Confederate battle flag. School systems don’t commonly single out the Confederate flag in this manner. They are more likely... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
HOLMES: Black history is American historycondition, not their identity. One of the ways Memphis is preparing to honor D
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 12 hours ago
condition, not their identity. One of the ways Memphis is preparing to honor Dr. King is by removing the statues of two Confederate leaders. City leaders did it quickly over the December holidays, taking advantage of a loophole in a state law... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Kid Rock as an NHL All-Star Game entertainer got an icy reaction. But Jeremy Roenick approves.Donald Trump, opposition to Colin Kaepernick's protests during the national ant
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
Donald Trump, opposition to Colin Kaepernick's protests during the national anthem and a penchant for displaying the Confederate flag during concerts after he switched to more of a country-rock music style. Last year, the Detroit-area native,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
NHL announcement of Kid Rock as All-Star Game entertainer gets icy reactionDonald Trump, opposition to Colin Kaepernick's protests during the national ant
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
Donald Trump, opposition to Colin Kaepernick's protests during the national anthem and a penchant for displaying the Confederate flag during concerts after he switched to more of a country-rock music style. Last year, the Detroit-area native,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The Delta food tourseveral hours seeing the attractions in Helena--the Delta Cultural Center, the
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
several hours seeing the attractions in Helena--the Delta Cultural Center, the Phillips County Museum, Maple Hill Cemetery, Confederate Cemetery and a growing number of Civil War attractions such as Fort Curtis, Freedom Park and Battery C. Leaving... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Warriors’ David West thrives on court, has multiple interests off courtfew African American kids in his apartment complex. It struck him that some of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 hours ago
few African American kids in his apartment complex. It struck him that some of his best friends went home to houses with a confederate flag hanging off the front porch. After learning in one of his first classes at Xavier University how to... Read more
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SportingNews
NHL's decision to make Kid Rock All-Star headliner causes controversybeen accused in the past of racism, sexism and homophobia in his work and in hi
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
been accused in the past of racism, sexism and homophobia in his work and in his public statements. He has displayed the Confederate flag during many of his concert tours, and he made headlines for his profane comments about former NFL... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Conversations around Confederate flags in Carroll Co. schools continuefor Frederick County Public Schools, said the school system doesn’t regularly d
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
for Frederick County Public Schools, said the school system doesn’t regularly deal with the problem of students wearing Confederate flags, though it “comes up every once in a while,” he said. If it is an issue, it’s handled on a case-by-case... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Elk Grove salon owner says speaking out on racism led to accusations she made it upwould come forward with information. Noblett also said the police were investi
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
would come forward with information. Noblett also said the police were investigating reports of a large truck flying the confederate flag that is known around town for gunning its engine near people, causing some to feel threatened. Jimenez... Read more
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ajc.com
Sam’s Club town hall still on tonight in DeKalb despite weatherDoraville swears in Georgia’s only transgender elected official READ: DeKalb t
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
Doraville swears in Georgia’s only transgender elected official READ: DeKalb to solicit proposals for relocating Confederate monument “We don’t take this lightly and decisions like these are incredibly difficult,” the spokesman’s... Read more
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Miami New Times
South Florida Rep Files Bill to Repeal State's "Stand Your Ground" Law(he later reversed his position after a sit-down meeting with Miami state Rep.
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
(he later reversed his position after a sit-down meeting with Miami state Rep. Kionne McGhee). Baxley also attended a pro-Confederate group's meeting mere days after that organization, Save Southern Heritage, sent a representative to the pro-Nazi... Read more
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The News-Herald
Southern states join to promote civil rights tourismof the sites on the list are familiar, like Alabama’s Capitol. Delegates met i
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
of the sites on the list are familiar, like Alabama’s Capitol. Delegates met in the white-domed building to form the Confederate States of America in 1861, and King spoke outside the building at the end of the Selma-to-Montgomery voting... Read more
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Philly.com
Calling out racists is actually good for your health, according to science. Here's how to do itlast summer's Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, in which white supremac
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
last summer's Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, in which white supremacists marched to protest the removal of a Confederate statue. They were met by counterprotesters, which led to clashes in which people were injured. One... Read more
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Philly.com
Reports: Penn student was stabbed at least 20 timeskind hearted” while Woodward always “was drawing guns when prompted to draw our
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
kind hearted” while Woodward always “was drawing guns when prompted to draw our favorite things.” Woodward defended the Confederate flag in an online post as a symbol of “Southern pride, not hate,” according to the CBS Los Angeles affiliate. In... Read more
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Island Packet
Want to own a piece of Lowcountry history? It will cost you $1.5 milliona slave in the home owned by John McKee. Smalls was later sent to work in Char
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
a slave in the home owned by John McKee. Smalls was later sent to work in Charleston and famously captained a commandeered Confederate ship through Charleston Harbor and into Union hands, freeing the black crew members and his family. After serving... Read more
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Philly.com
Reports: Penn student was stabbed at least 20 timeskind hearted” while Woodward always “was drawing guns when prompted to draw our
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
kind hearted” while Woodward always “was drawing guns when prompted to draw our favorite things.” Woodward defended the Confederate flag in an online post as a symbol of “Southern pride, not hate,” according to the CBS Los Angeles affiliate. In... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man thought killed Penn student was hitting on himpost that the infamous rebel flag 'represents Southern pride, not racism' (Pict
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
post that the infamous rebel flag 'represents Southern pride, not racism' (Pictured: Woodward's image placed in front of Confederate Flag) Woodward, 20, told police that he'd picked up Blaze Bernstein (pictured) from his parents' house in Lake... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
The fight for racial justice continues, says NAACP Chair Emeritus1863, when the proclamation signed by President Abraham Lincoln went into effec
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
1863, when the proclamation signed by President Abraham Lincoln went into effect abolishing slavery in Virginia and other Confederate states. The event is a New Year’s Day tradition to celebrate progress and encourage people to continue the fight... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Power Lunch: Election Day in Fort Lauderdaleon the commission. Civil War reparations: The city of Hollywood voted to chang
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
on the commission. Civil War reparations: The city of Hollywood voted to change the names of three streets named for Confederate generals. But now, the Sun Sentinel's Susannah Bryan reports, the city wants to charge the activists who... Read more
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Al.com
The unbearable lightness of being normalthis year's budget. Typically, state budgets are exciting, but only in the way
Al.com / Posted yesterday
this year's budget. Typically, state budgets are exciting, but only in the way that hostage negotiations are exciting. No Confederate monuments bills. No crazy take-your-bazooka-to-school gun bills (at least none that stand much chance of... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Letters to the editor, January 16the "True pioneer" applauding the name change from Robert E. Lee to Alice Alexa
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the "True pioneer" applauding the name change from Robert E. Lee to Alice Alexander Elementary. Its author stated that Confederate Gen. Robert E Lee fought to keep blacks in slavery. Excerpts from the Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Battle Cry... Read more
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The Hill
Meghan McCain says her father regrets opposition to MLK Dayanniversary a federal holiday. ADVERTISEMENT "We all live with regrets and my
The Hill / Posted yesterday
anniversary a federal holiday. ADVERTISEMENT "We all live with regrets and my father points to this and his stance on the confederate flag in 2000 as 2 of them," McCain, a cohost of "The View," tweeted back in response, adding that she is "still... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Diversity, inclusion theme of MLK Day events in Northwest ArkansasThis (event) is to celebrate Springdale." Arkansans celebrated the Martin Luth
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
This (event) is to celebrate Springdale." Arkansans celebrated the Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday holiday separate from Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's birthday for the first time Monday, joining 47 other states and Washington, D.C., in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
King's day alone at last; message of unity toutedArkansans celebrated Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday separate from Confederat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Arkansans celebrated Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday separate from Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's birthday for the first time Monday, joining 47 other states and Washington, D.C., in commemorating the civil-rights leader's birthday alone on the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
States join to promote civil rights tourismof the sites on the list are familiar, like Alabama’s Capitol. Delegates met i
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
of the sites on the list are familiar, like Alabama’s Capitol. Delegates met in the white-domed building to form the Confederate States of America in 1861, and King spoke outside the building at the end of the Selma-to-Montgomery voting... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
State contracting is still a white man's worldIn the recent furor over Confederate symbols, it was easy to forget the dollars
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
In the recent furor over Confederate symbols, it was easy to forget the dollars and cents of institutional racism. While it is vital for the country to stop venerating symbols of white supremacy, getting rid of them won’t do much for our communities’... Read more
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Daily Mail
UPenn student, 19, allegedly stabbed MORE than 20 timespost that the infamous rebel flag 'represents Southern pride, not racism' (Pict
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
post that the infamous rebel flag 'represents Southern pride, not racism' (Pictured: Woodward's image placed in front of Confederate Flag) Woodward also had scratches on his hands, which police say he told them he had sustained while... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President Trump visits Trump golf courseremarks about white supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesville, Virginia,
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
remarks about white supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesville, Virginia, against the potential removal of a Confederate statue. A woman who had come to demonstrate in opposition to the white supremacists was killed. Trump later... Read more
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WA Today
What is a 'milkshake duck'? Macquarie's 2017 word of the year explainedto Facebook calling Black Lives Matter protesters "butt hurt Americans" who sho
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
to Facebook calling Black Lives Matter protesters "butt hurt Americans" who should "stop crying", alongside images of the Confederate flag. That viral video of #KeatonJones talking about being bullied is heartbreaking, and I feel sympathetic... Read more
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Daily Journal
Florida strips felons of their right to vote at a higher rate than any other statein the early 1960s. It’s what inspired him to do the work he continues today.
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
in the early 1960s. It’s what inspired him to do the work he continues today. “It’s 2018, and we are now confronting the Confederate history of Florida,” he said. “This is an effort to drag Florida out of the Jim Crow era. This is the unfinished... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Florida strips felons of their right to vote at a higher rate than any other statein the early 1960s. It’s what inspired him to do the work he continues today.
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
in the early 1960s. It’s what inspired him to do the work he continues today. “It’s 2018, and we are now confronting the Confederate history of Florida,” he said. “This is an effort to drag Florida out of the Jim Crow era. This is the unfinished... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Southern states join to promote civil rights tourismof the sites on the list are familiar, such as Alabama's Capitol. Delegates me
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
of the sites on the list are familiar, such as Alabama's Capitol. Delegates met in the white-domed building to form the Confederate States of America in 1861, and King spoke outside the building at the end of the Selma-to-Montgomery voting... Read more
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Daily Record
Florida strips felons of their right to vote at a higher rate than any other statein the early 1960s. It’s what inspired him to do the work he continues today.
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
in the early 1960s. It’s what inspired him to do the work he continues today. “It’s 2018, and we are now confronting the Confederate history of Florida,” he said. “This is an effort to drag Florida out of the Jim Crow era. This is the unfinished... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President Trump visits Trump golf...for equivocal remarks about white supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesvi
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
for equivocal remarks about white supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesville against the potential removal of a Confederate statue. A woman who had come to demonstrate in opposition to the white supremacists was killed. Trump later... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President Trump visits Trump golf coursefor equivocal remarks about white supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesvi
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
for equivocal remarks about white supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesville against the potential removal of a Confederate statue. A woman who had come to demonstrate in opposition to the white supremacists was killed. Trump later... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton University honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with marchKing Jr. event Monday morning. There’s a lot of work that still needs to be don
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
King Jr. event Monday morning. There’s a lot of work that still needs to be done, she said. “From bus boycotts to removing Confederate statues, where do we go from here?” she asked, eliciting applause from the audience. “From George Wallace to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President Trump visits Trump golf coursefor equivocal remarks about white supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesvi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
for equivocal remarks about white supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesville against the potential removal of a Confederate statue. A woman who had come to demonstrate in opposition to the white supremacists was killed. Trump later... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Governor says he's proud to commemorate King 'on his own day'; holiday 1st since state since removed LeeKing Jr. "on his own day" as Monday marked the first time the state did not com
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
King Jr. "on his own day" as Monday marked the first time the state did not commemorate the civil-rights leader alongside confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. In a statement, the governor asked Arkansans to join him "as we reflect on the courage of a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Trump’s slur adds a new drum beat for MLK marchersresident who goes to the march each year, said he was not too surprised by the
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
resident who goes to the march each year, said he was not too surprised by the comments last week. Hundreds march pass a confederate monument at the North Carolina State Capitol while marching in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monday... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President Trump visits Trump golf courseremarks about white supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesville, Virginia,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
remarks about white supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesville, Virginia, against the potential removal of a Confederate statue. A woman who had come to demonstrate in opposition to the white supremacists was killed. Trump later... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Monday’s musings: Time to speak with young athletes about languageor any other silly thing we use to divide ourselves is meaningless. I’m almost
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
or any other silly thing we use to divide ourselves is meaningless. I’m almost tempted to give that kid who waved a confederate flag, a symbol of slavery and bigotry in the MHS parking lot, a bit of a pass because he’s young, his brain isn’t... Read more
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ABC News
New Charlottesville mayor says city was 'petrified' during violent protestsblack female mayor, said that two of the organizers and leaders of the Unite th
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
black female mayor, said that two of the organizers and leaders of the Unite the Right rally that protested the removal of Confederate statues in the town, were not as foreign to Charlottesville as many believed. "The narrative that... Read more
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