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Richmond protesters pull down third Confederate statue

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Demonstrators in Richmond tore down another Confederate statue Tuesday night, news outlets reported. It honored a Civil War artillery unit. Protesters have torn two other confederate statues and one of Christopher Columbus in recent weeks. (June 17)
 
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Protesters call for Confederate statue removal

Protesters call for Confederate statue removal

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