Stories tagged: Silent Sam
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 1:48 p.m.
North Carolina’s public university system rejected a proposal Friday to build a $5 million structure to house a toppled Confederate statue, opting instead to “go back to the drawing board” …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 9:43 p.m.
Shock and anger continued to envelop the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill this week following a decision by school leaders to return a Confederate monument to campus.
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
Eight people were arrested Saturday following another protest over the toppling of a Confederate monument at the University of North Carolina.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 1:42 p.m.
Officials say seven people have been arrested at a rally calling for a century-old Confederate statue at the University of North Carolina to be returned after it was yanked down …
Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 2:39 p.m.
Three people were charged Friday in connection with the toppling of a Confederate statue at the University of North Carolina, for rioting and defacing a public monument.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 8:11 p.m.
A North Carolina historical commission decided Wednesday that three Confederate monuments will remain on the state Capitol grounds with newly added context about slavery and civil rights, weighing in less …
Tue., Aug. 21, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
Top leaders of the University of North Carolina system condemned the actions of protesters, who
Mon., Aug. 20, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
A Confederate statue in the heart of North Carolina’s flagship university was toppled Monday night during a rally by hundreds of protesters who decried the memorial known as “Silent Sam” …