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Marker calls 1898 violence a ‘coup,’ not a ‘race riot’

The state of North Carolina is moving away from using the phrase "race riot" to describe the violent overthrow of the Wilmington government in 1898 and is instead using the word "coup" on the highway historical marker that will commemorate the dark event.

Black History Month: The Truth about the Massacre of 1898

Amanda Fitzpatrick sat down with writer and radio announcer Larry Reni Thomas to talk about the history and impact of the The Wilmington Coup/Massacre of 1898.

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