Someone Spray Painted Black Lives Matter On Confederate Statue In Charleston

Graffiti was found on the Confederate memorial in Charleston, S.C with the words Black Lives Matter was covered with tarp on Sunday as city mourns church shooting victims.

black lives matter graffiti on confederate memorial in south carolina

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The flag has to come down,” NAACP President Cornell Brooks said Friday. “This was not merely a mass shooting, not merely a matter of gun violence. This was a racial hate crime, and must be confronted as such.

graffiti on confederate memorial in south carolina

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When we see that symbol lifted up as an emblem of hate, as a tool of hate, as an inspiration for hate, as an inspiration for violence — that symbol has to come down,” Brooks said. “That symbol must be removed from our state capitol.

graffiti covered up on confederate memorial in south carolina

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