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Black Lives Matter protest Los Angeles
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Jeff Katz
July 16, 2020 - 3:27 pm
Asheville, North Carolina approves reparations for black residents. Is this just the beginning? Click here to learn more!
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Nikole Hannah-Jones
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Jeff Katz
July 09, 2020 - 11:31 am
Oprah Winfrey is helping bring "The 1619 Project" to TV and film. Click here to read more.
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Abraham Lincoln Emancipation memorial Boston
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Jeff Katz
June 25, 2020 - 1:58 pm
Protesters want to tear down statues of Abraham Lincoln and quickly forget he freed slaves. Click here to read more.
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Marty Walsh
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Jeff Katz
June 16, 2020 - 2:27 pm
Boston's left-wing mayor wants to remove a statue of Abraham Lincoln because its offensive. Click here to see the thing he doesn't want changed.
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This updated logo was provided by the University of Virginia Athletics Department Tuesday, June 16, 2020.
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June 16, 2020 - 12:54 pm
UVA changes athletics logo design linked with slavery
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Jeff Katz
June 11, 2020 - 3:36 pm
Angela Rye says statues of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson should be torn down. Click here to watch the video.
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FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2015, file photo, a Confederate flag flies in the infield before a NASCAR Xfinity auto race at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, S.C. (AP Photo/Terry Renna, File)
(AP Photo/Terry Renna, File)
AP News
June 10, 2020 - 5:25 pm
NASCAR banned the Confederate flag from its races and properties on Wednesday, formally distancing itself from what for many is a symbol of slavery and racism that had been a familiar sight at stock car events for more than 70 years.
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 An inspection crew from the Virginia Department of General Services inspect the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee on Monument Avenue Monday June. 8, 2020, in Richmond, Va.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
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WRVA News
June 08, 2020 - 12:44 pm
By STEVE HELBER and SARAH RANKIN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Workers for the state of Virginia inspected Richmond's huge statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee on Monday before its planned removal. While protesters have toppled some other Confederate statues and some cities have moved swiftly to...
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Barack Obama
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Jeff Katz
June 04, 2020 - 1:38 pm
Barack Obama defends the violent protesters across the United States. Click here to see what he said.
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Nikole Hannah-Jones
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Jeff Katz
May 05, 2020 - 2:29 pm
The "journalist" who falsely claims the American Revolution was fought to protect slavery just won a Pulitzer Prize. Click here to read more.
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