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Confederate Monuments Come Down in Florida and North Carolina

A Sheriff's deputy stands near the toppled statue of a Confederate soldier in front of the old Durham County Courthouse in Durham, North Carolina on Aug. 14, 2017. (REUTERS/Kate Medley)
A Sheriff's deputy stands near the toppled statue of a Confederate soldier in front of the old Durham County Courthouse in Durham, North Carolina on Aug. 14, 2017. (REUTERS/Kate Medley)

Confederate monuments were taken down in Florida and North Carolina on Monday, Aug. 14, and government leaders around the country are announcing plans to take...

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