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South Carolina –The 2011 federal observance day of Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday, brought the 11th Annual NAACP ‘Day At The Dome’, a march and rally in protest of the Confederate Flag and social injustices in Columbia, South Carolina.

Mildred Gaddis  of AM 1200 WCHB and over 125 Detroiters left no stone unturned  in their trip down to Columbia, South Carolina.

Speakers at an annual rally said Monday the Confederate battle flag flying above their heads on Statehouse grounds is a symbol of the injustice that still exists 43 years after the civil rights leader was slain.

Read more at Detroit Radio Station

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