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WATCH: Black Lives Matter leader attempts to snatch Confederate flag on live television

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WFXB) – Tensions were running high in downtown Charleston Wednesday as a lecture from Bree Newsome, the woman who notoriously took down the Confederate flag at the South Carolina Statehouse, sparked dueling protests at the College of Charleston. A protester jumped a barricade and attempted to snatch a Confederate flag away from a man and the incident was…

SC group fly Confederate flags in downtown Charleston in protest

CHARLESTON, SC (WFXB) –  If you’ve been to downtown Charleston in the past couple of days, you may have spotted quite a few Confederate flags. Here’s why. The Secessionist Party is protesting the College of Charleston’s decision to host Bree Newsome, the woman arrested for climbing the flagpole at the state house and removing the Confederate flag in June of…