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D.C. Grapples With Its Own Confederate Statue Controversy After Charlottesville

A group of at least 1,000 demonstrators gathered in front of the White House on Sunday to demonstrate solidarity with counterprotesters who had suffered in violent clashes with white nationalists the day before.
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