UNC-Chapel Hill police and Orange County sheriff's deputies protect "Silent Sam" on the campus in Chapel Hill, N.C. Tuesday, August 22, 2017. About 400 protesters surrounded the controversial statue for several hours as the students shouted "Tear it down!"
UNC-Chapel Hill police and Orange County sheriff's deputies protect "Silent Sam" on the campus in Chapel Hill, N.C. Tuesday, August 22, 2017. About 400 protesters surrounded the controversial statue for several hours as the students shouted "Tear it down!" Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
UNC-Chapel Hill police and Orange County sheriff's deputies protect "Silent Sam" on the campus in Chapel Hill, N.C. Tuesday, August 22, 2017. About 400 protesters surrounded the controversial statue for several hours as the students shouted "Tear it down!" Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

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