Robert E. Lee

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FOX Business
Marc 'Dr. Doom' Faber: 'Thank God white people populated America'of national debate. This summer, violent white supremacist protests of efforts
FOX Business / Posted 40 minutes ago
of national debate. This summer, violent white supremacist protests of efforts to remove a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville, Virginia drew international attention. President Donald Trump was criticized for what... Read more
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FOX Business
Marc 'Dr. Doom' Faber: 'Thank God white people populated America'of national debate. This summer, violent white supremacist protests of efforts
FOX Business / Posted 40 minutes ago
of national debate. This summer, violent white supremacist protests of efforts to remove a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville, Virginia drew international attention. President Donald Trump was criticized for what... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Gov. Scott defends emergency order for white nationalist speech at UFinto chaos as anti-racist protesters clashed with white nationalists who had ga
Sun-Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
into chaos as anti-racist protesters clashed with white nationalists who had gathered at a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. One protester was killed when a white nationalist drove a car into a crowd. U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Miami,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Gov. Scott defends emergency order for white nationalist speech at UFinto chaos as anti-racist protesters clashed with white nationalists who had ga
Orlando Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
into chaos as anti-racist protesters clashed with white nationalists who had gathered at a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. One protester was killed when a white nationalist drove a car into a crowd. U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Miami,... Read more
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MLive.com
Columbus Day replaced, but 'racist' Kalamazoo fountain remainsperceived racist implications during public meetings. Earlier this year, she ma
MLive.com / Posted 8 hours ago
perceived racist implications during public meetings. Earlier this year, she made a connection between the fountain and a Robert E. Lee statue in Charlottesville that inspired violent demonstrations in Virginia. Vice Mayor Don Cooney agreed.... Read more
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The Chronicle
The dog on the quadSophomore Trent Lau even started a petition to get a statue made of Keith and N
The Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
Sophomore Trent Lau even started a petition to get a statue made of Keith and Nugget to replace the recently removed one of Robert E. Lee. It has garnered 112 signatures in support. Lau is still waiting to hear back from Luke Powery, the dean of the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Public Demands Changes to Deter White Nationalist Groups at City Council Meetingto prevent white nationalist groups from coming back to town. People are also
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 hours ago
to prevent white nationalist groups from coming back to town. People are also still asking City Council to take down the Robert E. Lee statue in Emancipation Park. Mayor Signer ended the first part of the meeting with an apology to the crowd for... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
University of Florida to host white supremacist event, expects $500,000 in security costsprotesters and police as they attempted to hold a rally in Emancipation Park, w
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
protesters and police as they attempted to hold a rally in Emancipation Park, where a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee is slated to be removed. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images White... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
University of Florida to host white supremacist event, expects $500,000 in security costsprotesters and police as they attempted to hold a rally in Emancipation Park, w
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
protesters and police as they attempted to hold a rally in Emancipation Park, where a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee is slated to be removed. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images White... Read more
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Philly.com
'We wanted to send a message': Reenactors stage Civil War battle despite threatSaturday, you can’t walk around here.” The 66-year-old construction worker, wh
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Saturday, you can’t walk around here.” The 66-year-old construction worker, who wore a “Pride of the South” hat featuring Robert E. Lee and a Confederate flag, worried he might have come to the last reenactment of the Battle of Cedar Creek. He... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 16successful in capturing the armory, but the raid was defeated two days later by
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
successful in capturing the armory, but the raid was defeated two days later by a detachment of U.S. Marines led by Col. Robert E. Lee. Brown would be hung for treason on Dec. 2, 1859. [ + - ] 1854: Writer and poet Oscar Wilde, who became one... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 16successful in capturing the armory, but the raid was defeated two days later by
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
successful in capturing the armory, but the raid was defeated two days later by a detachment of U.S. Marines led by Col. Robert E. Lee. Brown would be hung for treason on Dec. 2, 1859. [ + - ] 1854: Writer and poet Oscar Wilde, who became one... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chernow rescues Grant from the ash heap of historyif it took six years and 25,000 index cards to get to this moment. As American
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
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 theatrical juggernaut — delivers his latest brick... Read more
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The Washington Times
Confederate statues still stand in rural Virginiawhich sits several hours north up Interstates 81 and 64, erupted into violence
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
which sits several hours north up Interstates 81 and 64, erupted into violence in August over attempts to pull down a Robert E. Lee statue there, with white nationalists defending the monument and clashing with counterprotesters. A woman was... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore artists, activists and educators ask what's next after removal of Confederate statuesshe also acknowledged that many people still want to talk about and process the
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
she also acknowledged that many people still want to talk about and process the removal of the statues of Confederate Gens. Robert E. Lee and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson from Wyman Park Dell; Chief Justice Roger B. Taney from Mount Vernon Place; the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Black man pictured wielding flame thrower in Charlottesville arrestedalt-right gathered in Charlottesville that weekend to protest plans by the city
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
alt-right gathered in Charlottesville that weekend to protest plans by the city to remove a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee ‘Until someone pointed a gun at my head. Then the same person pointed it at my foot and shot the ground.’ He... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News reducing unnecessary ambulance rides, one patient at a timeand can delay services to patients who really have emergencies, Newport News Fi
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
and can delay services to patients who really have emergencies, Newport News Fire Department Assistant Chief of EMS Robert E. Lee told the Daily Press. Recently, the department launched a program to reduce unnecessary calls, and Dorsey... Read more
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CBS News
Charlottesville officials launch lawsuit to prevent hateful demonstrationsthese anti paramilitary activity statues," McCord said. At the site of those v
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
these anti paramilitary activity statues," McCord said. At the site of those violent clashes in August, the statue of Robert E. Lee is covered in a black shroud, while a judge decides whether it can stay in the park. The statue of Confederate... Read more
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The Tyee
Our Monuments Should Reflect the Bad and the Good in Our Historytogether to do better. One way to do so would be to leave a lot of monuments i
The Tyee / Posted 2 days ago
together to do better. One way to do so would be to leave a lot of monuments in place, even to monsters like Columbus and Robert E. Lee; but build more monuments to others who built our world as well, often against their rulers’ will. Here in... Read more
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The Hill
White nationalists from Charlottesville rally chased by protestersSpencer, who helped organize the rally. One woman was killed during the demons
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Spencer, who helped organize the rally. One woman was killed during the demonstration against the removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville. A man rammed his car into a crowd of people protesting the marchers. Spencer led a second... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Small Confederate monument to be displayed on private landland AP News | 10/14/17 07:10 AM FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) -- Township officials sa
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
land 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 original location will be publicly displayed on private... 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 3 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 3 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 scoresWinn Academy 42, Laurens Academy 8 Ridge Spring-Monetta 28, Wagener-Salley 8
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
Winn Academy 42, Laurens Academy 8 Ridge Spring-Monetta 28, Wagener-Salley 8 Ridge View 43, Richland Northeast 0 Robert E. Lee Academy 34, Florence Christian 20 Rock Hill 21, Fort Mill 16 Saluda 54, W.J. Keenan 14 Scott's Branch 8, St.... 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 3 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. 15he is clearly an even better citizen. If anything, we should clone him. Various
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
he is clearly an even better citizen. If anything, we should clone him. Various schools across the country are named for Robert E. Lee. A lighthearted suggestion — perhaps the one in San Antonio should have been changed to Gregg Popovich High... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
The torch tweet: Curtis demands apology and Allen says ‘No way’Allen tweeted two pictures: Charlottesville demonstrators holding tiki torches
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 3 days ago
Allen tweeted two pictures: Charlottesville demonstrators holding tiki torches as they march to a Robert E. Lee statue, and the Statue of Liberty with her torch held to the sky. "Dear Mayor Curtis: Pick a torch. You can't... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Friday's ScoresWinn Academy 42, Laurens Academy 8 Ridge Spring-Monetta 28, Wagener-Salley 8
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
Winn Academy 42, Laurens Academy 8 Ridge Spring-Monetta 28, Wagener-Salley 8 Ridge View 43, Richland Northeast 0 Robert E. Lee Academy 34, Florence Christian 20 Rock Hill 21, Fort Mill 16 Saluda 54, W.J. Keenan 14 Scott's Branch 8, St.... Read more
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The Christian Post
Churches Holding 'Love One Another' Unity Vigil in Response to National Divisionre-commitment to serve and love one another." On Aug. 12, a so-called "Unite t
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
re-commitment to serve and love one another." On Aug. 12, a so-called "Unite the Right" rally protesting the removal of a Robert E. Lee statue in Emancipation Park was organized by Jason Kessler and attended by white supremacists, members of the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Richmond spent $570,000 on Monument Avenue rallySeptember 16, 2017 in Richmond, Virginia. The group held a protest in support o
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
September 16, 2017 in Richmond, Virginia. The group held a protest in support of retaining the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that is located on Richmond's Monument Avenue. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) Richmond police keep... Read more
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Island Packet
Editorials from around New Englandwho fought to keep people enslaved versus ignoring the history of the South and
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
who fought to keep people enslaved versus ignoring the history of the South and the Civil War. Statues of generals such as Robert E. Lee can go in museums where they are put in historical context, not kept in a public park where they are given hero... 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 Upthem, or much of anything else. Four days earlier, a group of Dallas construct
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
them, or much of anything else. Four days earlier, a group of Dallas construction workers hooked a crane to a statue of Robert E. Lee and removed it from a pedestal in Oak Lawn's Lee Park. The city's decision to take down the monument of the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Black man attacked at Charlottesville rally chargedRight" rally on August 12. Unlawful wounding is a felony charge punishable by
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
Right" rally on August 12. Unlawful wounding is a felony charge punishable by up to five years in prison and a $2,500 fine. Police said Harris was taken before a magistrate and released on an unsecured bond. The confrontation took place after a... 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 4 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 4 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 violencefrom a city park. In this Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 file photo, people look at
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
from a city park. In this Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 file photo, people look at the covered statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in Emancipation Park in Charlottesville, Va. The move to cover the statues was intended to symbolize the city's... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Dallas Cultural Affairs Commission Agrees On Moving Confederate Symbolsrecommendations from the task force that held public meetings on the issue. It
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
recommendations from the task force that held public meetings on the issue. It agreed to loan or donate the statue of Robert E. Lee on a horse to a museum or another historic location. That statue is in storage now; it was removed this summer... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Man beaten by white supremacists in Charlottesville is arrestedcaused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
caused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned removal of a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee, scores of people were injured amid fistfights and screaming matches between white supremacist groups and... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Man beaten by white supremacists in Charlottesville is arrestedcaused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
caused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned removal of a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee, scores of people were injured amid fistfights and screaming matches between white supremacist groups and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Charlottesville rally leaders under legal firenot respond to requests for comment. Last Saturday, Spencer returned to the Ch
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
not respond to requests for comment. Last Saturday, Spencer returned to the Charlottesville park, where a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee has been covered by the city in a tarp, and held a smaller torchlight rally with a few dozen followers who... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Plaintiffs Amend Lawsuit over Confederate StatuesCity Council from removing a pair of confederate statues in downtown have re-fi
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 4 days ago
City Council from removing a pair of confederate statues in downtown have re-filed the lawsuit. In addition to the Robert E. Lee statue in Emancipation Park, the amended lawsuit now includes the “Stonewall” Jackson statue in Justice... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Man beaten by white supremacists in Charlottesville is arrestedcaused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 4 days ago
caused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned removal of a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee, scores of people were injured amid fistfights and screaming matches between white supremacist groups and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gov. Cooper on removing Silent Sam: ‘I want to help in any way I can’UNC-Chapel Hill campus was a point of friction and protest long before the Char
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
UNC-Chapel Hill campus was a point of friction and protest long before the Charlottesville rally in support of a statue of Robert E. Lee turned tragically violent and left three people dead, thrusting the issue into the national spotlight.Lynn... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Man beaten by white supremacists in Charlottesville is arrestedcaused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
caused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned removal of a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee, scores of people were injured amid fistfights and screaming matches between white supremacist groups and... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Black Man Captured on Video Being Beaten by White Supremacists in Charlottesville Is Charged With Assaultcaused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
caused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned removal of a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee, scores of people were injured amid fistfights and screaming matches between white supremacist groups and... Read more
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BBC News
US black man beaten by racists is chargedunsecured bond. Photos and video of Mr Harris being attacked by white men at t
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
unsecured bond. Photos and video of Mr Harris being attacked by white men at the 12 August event were widely shared online. Two alleged assailants were charged with malicious wounding in September. But many are incredulous that an... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. white nationalists sued over Virginia protest violenceUniversity of Virginia, came after months of protests over the city’s proposed
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
University of Virginia, came after months of protests over the city’s proposed removal of a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. Unrest has continued to roil Charlottesville, with Spencer leading a torch-carrying rally at Lee’s statue on... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Man beaten by white supremacists in Charlottesville is arrestedcaused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
caused emotional distress. At the rally, which was held to protest the planned removal of a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee, scores of people were injured amid fistfights and screaming matches between white supremacist groups and... Read more
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NBC Washington
Charlottesville, Local Businesses Sue Over Deadly Rallythe lawsuit says. "Instead, private military forces transformed an idyllic coll
NBC Washington / Posted 5 days ago
the lawsuit says. "Instead, private military forces transformed an idyllic college town into a virtual combat zone." Robert E. Lee Statue Covered in Charlottesville Separately, 11 residents injured in the August violence filed a lawsuit... Read more
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