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Denton Record-Chronicle
Letters to the editor, October 18Let private parties pay I agree with the idea of having an election on whether
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
Let private parties pay I agree with the idea of having an election on whether to remove Confederate statues or change names of schools named after Confederates. All parties should agree on two things before an election: Voters must be Denton... Read more
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WALB Albany
Panel on Atlanta's Confederate symbols to hold first meeting WednesdayA group of local community leaders will meet on Wednesday to begin the process
WALB Albany / Posted 4 hours ago
A group of local community leaders will meet on Wednesday to begin the process of deciding whether Atlanta’s Confederate monuments and streets names should stay or go. Last week, Mayor Kasim Reed and members of the city council announced the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Panel on Atlanta's Confederate symbols to hold first meeting WednesdayA group of local community leaders will meet on Wednesday to begin the process
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 hours ago
A group of local community leaders will meet on Wednesday to begin the process of deciding whether Atlanta’s Confederate monuments and streets names should stay or go. Last week, Mayor Kasim Reed and members of the city council announced the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Mayor Reed forms committee to decide on Confederate monuments; first meeting WednesdayA group of local leaders will meet on Wednesday to figure out what to do with A
WALB Albany / Posted 5 hours ago
A group of local leaders will meet on Wednesday to figure out what to do with Atlanta’s Confederate monuments and streets. Mayor Kasim Reed and the city council created a Confederate Monuments Advisory Committee. Five men and six women will take a... Read more
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EuroNews
Florida Emergency Order Reflects Post-Charlottesville FearsHow does one man prompt a state of emergency in Florida? The answer, in a word,
EuroNews / Posted 5 hours ago
How does one man prompt a state of emergency in Florida? The answer, in a word, is Charlottesville. With white nationalist Richard Spencer taking his provocative message to public universities and with protesters vowing to confront him, authorities... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Mayor Reed forms committee to decide on Confederate monuments; first meeting WednesdayA group of local leaders will meet on Wednesday to figure out what to do with A
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 hours ago
A group of local leaders will meet on Wednesday to figure out what to do with Atlanta’s Confederate monuments and streets. Mayor Kasim Reed and the city council created a Confederate Monuments Advisory Committee. Five men and six women will take a... Read more
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ABC News
Trump complains about threat of Columbus statues being torn down"We believe we should preserve our history, not tear it down," Trump said in re
ABC News / Posted 5 hours ago
"We believe we should preserve our history, not tear it down," Trump said in remarks he delivered Tuesday night at the Heritage Foundation's annual President's Club gathering. "Now they are even trying to destroy statues of Christopher Columbus.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What we’re reading: “Hamilton” author Chernow rescues “Grant” from history’s trash dumpAs Americans debate the case of Confederate general Robert E. Lee, the biograph
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
As Americans debate the case of Confederate general Robert E. Lee, the biographer of Hamilton — the “Hamilton” who inspired the theatrical juggernaut — delivers his latest brick of a book, “Grant” (Penguin Press, $40), to help rescue the Union... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Jefferson Davis statue vandalized for second night in a rowRICHMOND, Va. — For the second night in a row, Richmond Police are looking for
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 9 hours ago
RICHMOND, Va. — For the second night in a row, Richmond Police are looking for the vandal responsible for vandalizing the Jefferson Davis statue on Monument Avenue. The words “Racist ban KKK” was written on the statue in red paint. While on the... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA Looking to Expand List of Prohibited Protest ItemsLooking to avoid the violence that marred recent protests in cities including C
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 14 hours ago
Looking to avoid the violence that marred recent protests in cities including Charlottesville, Virginia, the Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to draft an ordinance that would expand a list of prohibited items at public demonstrations. The list... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Confederate Monument Debate Tonight On Facebook LiveFORT WORTH (CBS11) – Join CBS11 at 7:30 tonight for our Facebook Live conversat
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 16 hours ago
FORT WORTH (CBS11) – Join CBS11 at 7:30 tonight for our Facebook Live conversation on Confederate monuments and streets named after Confederate leaders. Go to the CBSDFW Facebook page and like us and the video will alert you. Dallas may have... Read more
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express
Financial analyst 'Dr Doom' claims US is great because it's run by WHITE people AN AMERICAN economic analyst has claimed the US is great because it is ruled
express / Posted 18 hours ago
AN AMERICAN economic analyst has claimed the US is great because it is ruled by white people. Marc Faber says America is great because it's run by white people Marc... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Congressman Garrett Shares Thoughts on What Constitutes Free SpeechVirginia Congressman Tom Garrett is making the rounds throughout the 5th Distri
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 19 hours ago
Virginia Congressman Tom Garrett is making the rounds throughout the 5th District meeting with constituents. On Tuesday, October 17, he shared his thoughts on what happened in Charlottesville on August 12 from his office in Albemarle County. A day... Read more
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FOX Business
Marc 'Dr. Doom' Faber: 'Thank God white people populated America'Marc “Dr. Doom” Faber, a market prognosticator known for his bearish prediction
FOX Business / Posted 20 hours ago
Marc “Dr. Doom” Faber, a market prognosticator known for his bearish predictions, drew criticism on Tuesday after including racially-charged comments in the latest print edition of his investment newsletter. In the October edition of Faber’s “Gloom,... Read more
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FOX Business
Marc 'Dr. Doom' Faber: 'Thank God white people populated America'Marc “Dr. Doom” Faber, a market prognosticator known for his bearish prediction
FOX Business / Posted 20 hours ago
Marc “Dr. Doom” Faber, a market prognosticator known for his bearish predictions, drew criticism on Tuesday after including racially-charged comments in the latest print edition of his investment newsletter. Continue Reading Below In the October... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Gov. Scott defends emergency order for white nationalist speech at UFTALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott says he’s not trying to squash the speech of a wh
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 21 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott says he’s not trying to squash the speech of a white nationalist by declaring a state of emergency, but just wants to ensure public safety. “I believe in the first amendment rights that people have,” Scott told... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Gov. Scott defends emergency order for white nationalist speech at UFTALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott says he’s not trying to squash the speech of a wh
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott says he’s not trying to squash the speech of a white nationalist by declaring a state of emergency, but just wants to ensure public safety. “I believe in the first amendment rights that people have,” Scott told... Read more
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MLive.com
Columbus Day replaced, but 'racist' Kalamazoo fountain remainsKALAMAZOO, MI -- The city of Kalamazoo will acknowledge Indigenous People's Day
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
KALAMAZOO, MI -- The city of Kalamazoo will acknowledge Indigenous People's Day instead of Columbus Day in October. During a Monday meeting, the Kalamazoo City Commission voted unanimously to approve a resolution recognizing Indigenous Peoples Day... Read more
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The Chronicle
The dog on the quadIt’s about 5 o’clock on a Thursday evening. A sea of young, worried faces criss
The Chronicle / Posted yesterday
It’s about 5 o’clock on a Thursday evening. A sea of young, worried faces criss-crosses the residential quad, hustling from a lecture to the library or from the gym to one of two adjacent glass cubes. There is a bead of sweat on their collective... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Public Demands Changes to Deter White Nationalist Groups at City Council MeetingThe people of Charlottesville are begging City Council for change at the meetin
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
The people of Charlottesville are begging City Council for change at the meeting on Monday, October 16. Changes include everything from laws to permits to prevent white nationalist groups like the ones present at the Unite the Right rally from... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
University of Florida to host white supremacist event, expects $500,000 in security costsThe money will include costs not only for the University of Florida Police Depa
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
The money will include costs not only for the University of Florida Police Department, but also for the Gainesville Police Department, Alachua County Sheriff’s Office, Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Florida Highway Patrol and other agencies... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
University of Florida to host white supremacist event, expects $500,000 in security costsThe money will include costs not only for the University of Florida Police Depa
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
The money will include costs not only for the University of Florida Police Department, but also for the Gainesville Police Department, Alachua County Sheriff’s Office, Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Florida Highway Patrol and other agencies... Read more
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Philly.com
'We wanted to send a message': Reenactors stage Civil War battle despite threatMIDDLETOWN, Va. – Late Sunday morning, hundreds of Civil War reenactors conclud
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
MIDDLETOWN, Va. – Late Sunday morning, hundreds of Civil War reenactors concluded their battle on a rolling patch of grass 80 miles west of Washington, D.C. In normal years, taps would be played and each side would march back to their tent... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 162011: British racecar driver Dan Wheldon dies shortly after a collision at the
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
2011: British racecar driver Dan Wheldon dies shortly after a collision at the 2011 IZOD IndyCar World Championship at Las Vegas Motor Speedway at the age of 33. Wheldon was the 2005 Indy Racing League IndyCar Series champion and a two-time winner of... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 162011: British racecar driver Dan Wheldon dies shortly after a collision at the
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
2011: British racecar driver Dan Wheldon dies shortly after a collision at the 2011 IZOD IndyCar World Championship at Las Vegas Motor Speedway at the age of 33. Wheldon was the 2005 Indy Racing League IndyCar Series champion and a two-time winner of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chernow rescues Grant from the ash heap of historyNEW YORK — Ron Chernow’s timing is exquisite, even if it took six years and 25,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK — Ron Chernow’s timing is exquisite, even if it took six years and 25,000 index cards to get to this moment. As Americans debate the case of Confederate general Robert E. Lee, the biographer of Hamilton — the “Hamilton” who inspired the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Confederate statues still stand in rural VirginiaBRISTOL, VA. | The chorus of opposition to Confederate monuments has yet to str
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
BRISTOL, VA. | The chorus of opposition to Confederate monuments has yet to strike a chord in southwestern Virginia, where the service of the “brave men and women” who fought and died for the Confederacy is enshrined in the statue of a soldier in the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore artists, activists and educators ask what's next after removal of Confederate statuesAbout 15 community members gathered in an old church space in Charles Village o
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
About 15 community members gathered in an old church space in Charles Village on Sunday to discuss Baltimore’s removal of three Confederate statues and what should take their spot. “People definitely want to talk,” said Sheila Gaskins, an organizer... Read more
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Daily Mail
Black man pictured wielding flame thrower in Charlottesville arrestedBlack counter protester who was photographed wielding a flame thrower at white
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Black counter protester who was photographed wielding a flame thrower at white supremacists during the Charlottesville rally is arrested A black man who was photographed using an improvised flame thrower against white supremacists in... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News reducing unnecessary ambulance rides, one patient at a timeAndre Dorsey decided about halfway into his Newport News Fire Department career
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Andre Dorsey decided about halfway into his Newport News Fire Department career that he was done with emergency medical services. Dorsey, now a lieutenant going on 21 years with the department, said his breaking point was a nursing home call. He and... Read more
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CBS News
Charlottesville officials launch lawsuit to prevent hateful demonstrationsOn Thursday, city officials voted to file a lawsuit alleging the white supremac
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
On Thursday, city officials voted to file a lawsuit alleging the white supremacists who descended on the city in August were acting as an illegal militia. Virginia law prohibits militias or private military organizations from operating without... Read more
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The Tyee
Our Monuments Should Reflect the Bad and the Good in Our HistoryEver since the Charlottesville demonstrations this summer, Canadians and Americ
The Tyee / Posted 3 days ago
Ever since the Charlottesville demonstrations this summer, Canadians and Americans have been locked in a sporadic debate about our respective histories. White racists in the U.S. want to preserve the statues and monuments commemorating the... Read more
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The Hill
White nationalists from Charlottesville rally chased by protestersProtesters pursued three white nationalists found guilty of failure to disperse
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Protesters pursued three white nationalists found guilty of failure to disperse from the Augus rally turned violent in Charlottesville, Va., as they exited from a court hearing on Friday, C-Ville.com reported. The protesters reportedly followed the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Small Confederate monument to be displayed on private land AP News | 10/14/17 07:10 AM FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) -- Township officials say a
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
AP News | 10/14/17 07:10 AM FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) -- Township officials say a small monument honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that sparked debate and its removal in August from its... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Small Confederate monument to be displayed on private landFRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) - Township officials say a small monument honoring Confeder
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 days ago
FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) - Township officials say a small monument honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that sparked debate and its removal in August from its original location will be publicly displayed on private property in Ohio. The... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Small Confederate monument to be displayed on private landFRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) - Township officials say a small monument honoring Confeder
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) - Township officials say a small monument honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that sparked debate and its removal in August from its original location will be publicly displayed on private property in Ohio. The... Read more
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Island Packet
Week 8 SC high school football scoresAbbeville 26, Liberty 13 Airport 14, Aiken 6 Andrews 60, Marion 14 Bamberg-E
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
Abbeville 26, Liberty 13 Airport 14, Aiken 6 Andrews 60, Marion 14 Bamberg-Ehrhardt 27, Batesburg-Leesville 21, OT Barnwell 39, Allendale-Fairfax 0 Battery Creek 44, Ridgeland-Hardeeville 18 Belton-Honea Path 21, D.W. Daniel 7 Berkeley 23,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Name change to LEE a Lame Egalitarian EffortAfter what felt like much deliberation, the school formerly known as Robert E.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
After what felt like much deliberation, the school formerly known as Robert E. Lee High School has been renamed Legacy of Educational Excellence High School. Or, for those into brevity, LEE High School. See what they did with the letters? The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Oct. 15Tired of tragedy Once again, I am saddened by a domestic terrorist incident, t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Tired of tragedy Once again, I am saddened by a domestic terrorist incident, this time in Las Vegas. Yet I am also very weary of the events that will now unfold. We will, for a time, be shocked and outraged — but only for a while. And these lives... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
The torch tweet: Curtis demands apology and Allen says ‘No way’SALT LAKE CITY -- Fox 13 does not have access to any secret plans from the Demo
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- Fox 13 does not have access to any secret plans from the Democratic and Republican candidates in Utah's 3rd Congressional District, but their strategies are becoming clear as the race hits the home stretch. Democrats: Make it about... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Friday's ScoresPREP FOOTBALL Abbeville 26, Liberty 13 Airport 14, Aiken 6 Andrews 60, Mario
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
PREP FOOTBALL Abbeville 26, Liberty 13 Airport 14, Aiken 6 Andrews 60, Marion 14 Bamberg-Ehrhardt 27, Batesburg-Leesville 21, OT Barnwell 39, Allendale-Fairfax 0 Battery Creek 44, Ridgeland-Hardeeville 18 Belton-Honea Path 21, D.W. Daniel... Read more
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The Christian Post
Churches Holding 'Love One Another' Unity Vigil in Response to National Division A group of Georgia churches are holding an event in response to the recent vi
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
A group of Georgia churches are holding an event in response to the recent violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the overall state of division in the United... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Richmond spent $570,000 on Monument Avenue rallyRichmond police keep members of the Tennessee based group "New Confederate Stat
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
Richmond police keep members of the Tennessee based group "New Confederate State of America" separated from counter protesters September 16, 2017 in Richmond, Virginia. The group held a protest in support of retaining the statue of Confederate Gen.... Read more
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Island Packet
Editorials from around New EnglandExcerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New Engla
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers: VERMONT Rutland Herald, Oct. 11 Vermont is the second oldest state in the nation, which has caused policymakers in the state to look for ways to keep... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
New home for Franklin Twp. Confederate markerThe refurbished marker that honors Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee and the Dixie
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
The refurbished marker that honors Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee and the Dixie Highway. CONTRIBUTED The Confederate marker removed in mid-August from Franklin Twp. property has a new home — in Franklin city limits. The 90-year-old marker honoring... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Dennis Smith Jr. Is All the Way UpDennis Smith Jr. sits in the second-floor lounge of a luxury apartment building
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
Dennis Smith Jr. sits in the second-floor lounge of a luxury apartment building in his new city of Dallas, minutes from his new home away from home, the Dallas Mavericks' training facility. The bright midday Texas sun is filling the sky. "It's hot... Read more
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Aljazeera
Black man attacked at Charlottesville rally chargedof white supremacists marching in Charlottesville to protest the city's plans t
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
of white supremacists marching in Charlottesville to protest the city's plans to remove a statue of Confederate General Robert E Lee. The video of the assault shows Harris being kicked and punched by a group of white supremacists. Separately... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Franklin Twp. Confederate marker to go back on public displayA large stone monument honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee has stirred cont
Dayton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
A large stone monument honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee has stirred controvercy in Franklin and Franklin Twp. (STAFF FILE PHOTO) Franklin Twp. trustees said the Confederate marker removed in mid-August will be back on public display in the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Franklin Twp. Confederate marker to go back on public displayA large stone monument honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee has stirred cont
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
A large stone monument honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee has stirred controvercy in Franklin and Franklin Twp. (STAFF FILE PHOTO) Franklin Twp. trustees said the Confederate marker removed in mid-August will be back on public display in the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Charlottesville rally leaders under legal fire as residents aim to stop future violenceCharlottesville, Virginia, residents, business leaders and elected officials we
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Charlottesville, Virginia, residents, business leaders and elected officials went to court on Thursday to try to prevent a repeat of the violence at a white-nationalist rally this summer that rocked the small university town. The legal response from... Read more
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