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The South Carolina and American flags fly at half mast as the Confederate flag unfurls below at the Confederate Monument June 18, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina. Legislators gathered Thursday morning to honor their co-worker Clementa Pinckney and the eight others killed Wednesday at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina.
The South Carolina and American flags fly at half mast as the Confederate flag unfurls below at the Confederate Monument June 18, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina. Legislators gathered Thursday morning to honor their co-worker Clementa Pinckney and the eight others killed Wednesday at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina.

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John Hawkins fought to remove the Confederate flag at Ole Miss. Byron Thomas, a student at the Univ. of S.C. supports the flag. They debate its merit.

Confederate flag supporter: I will not turn my back

John Hawkins fought to remove the Confederate flag at Ole Miss. Byron Thomas, a student at the Univ. of S.C. supports the flag. They debate its merit.