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NCarolina protesters topple statue near capitol

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Protesters in North Carolina's capital pulled down parts of a Confederate monument Friday night and hanged one of the toppled statues from a light post. (June 20)
 
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Overnight in Washington D.C., protesters and police clashed across from the white house. This came after a group of people tried to pull down a statue of President Jackson.

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