9/11 Flag Incident Prompts Forums

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A group of nine faculty members hosted a series of seven forum discussions last week to encourage a community conversation about protest and civility on[...]

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Abenaki Denounce 9/11 Flag Memorial Vandalism

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In the five hours between the defacement of the College’s Sept. 11 memorial outside of Mead Chapel and its reconstruction, both The Campus and middbeat[...]

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Incensed Students Rebuild Memorial

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On Wednesday, Sept. 11. after a group of five protestors pulled out the 2,977 American flags comprising a memorial to commemorate each of the lives lost in the 2001 terrorist attacks, Sasha Schell ’16, Noah Bakker ’15, and Andrew Catomeris ’15 took it upon themselves to rebuild the memorial.

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National News Coverage Spurs Hateful Comments and Threats

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Coverage of the Sept. 11 memorial protest set off a firestorm of responses, jettisoning The Campus’ coverage nationwide and setting records for views online. At[...]

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9/11 Memorial Uprooted in Midday Protest

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A 2,977 flag memorial was ripped out of the ground in front of Mead Chapel shortly before 3 p.m. on Sept. 11 by a group of five protestors claiming that the flags were on top of a sacred Abenaki burial site. The flags have been posted in the grass between Mead Chapel and the Davis Family Library annually for nearly ten years.

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