On February 8, 1968, police opened fire on a group of civil rights protesters outside of South Carolina State University in Orangeburg. Three people died and many more were injured, making the event one of the deadliest in the SC Civil Rights Move Ashlen Renner arenner@thestate.com
On February 8, 1968, police opened fire on a group of civil rights protesters outside of South Carolina State University in Orangeburg. Three people died and many more were injured, making the event one of the deadliest in the SC Civil Rights Move Ashlen Renner arenner@thestate.com
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50 years after 3 students died in SC civil rights protest, survivors still ask ‘Why?’

February 07, 2018 05:40 PM