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In a letter sent to Chancellor Folt, Meg Yarnell, Julian Carr’s direct descendent has condemned her great great great grandfather’s legacy of racism and has called for UNC to drop the Honor Court and criminal charges against anti-racist activists who … Continue reading
(References) There have been many comments from those who applaud the removal of Silent Sam, but oppose the means by which it was removed. So this is an attempt to outline only SOME of the efforts activists at UNC have taken … Continue reading
Thank you deeply to all those who participated and made this possible.
A DEMONSTRATION AGAINST SILENT SAM AND WHITE SUPREMACY On Monday August 20th, a protest is being organized in solidarity with Maya Little, who faces both a criminal trial and an Honor Court trial at UNC for covering Silent Sam in … Continue reading
Thank you to everyone who signed and shared our petition asking the UNC Honor Court to drop its charges against Maya Little. In less than a week, we received over 3,800 signatures, and the numbers continue to climb. Let’s make … Continue reading
Local media has recently called attention to the high cost of protecting Silent Sam. In an August 2017 email to Chancellor Carol Folt, UNC Police Chief Jeff McCracken estimated a price tag of $1,700 per day or $620,000 per year. … Continue reading