Shocking 50-year-old photos from SC's bloodiest Civil Rights protest

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
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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
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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