Confederate flags, foreground, flutter in the breeze about 50 yards from a group of protesters at the base of the Confederate statue know as Silent Sam on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus. Five men carrying Confederate flags showed up Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, in opposition of the larger group calling for the statue’s removal.
Confederate flags, foreground, flutter in the breeze about 50 yards from a group of protesters at the base of the Confederate statue know as Silent Sam on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus. Five men carrying Confederate flags showed up Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, in opposition of the larger group calling for the statue’s removal. Scott Sharpe ssharpe@newsobserver.com
Confederate flags, foreground, flutter in the breeze about 50 yards from a group of protesters at the base of the Confederate statue know as Silent Sam on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus. Five men carrying Confederate flags showed up Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, in opposition of the larger group calling for the statue’s removal. Scott Sharpe ssharpe@newsobserver.com

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