UNC is the nations' oldest public university, having received its charter in 1789 and is bound to have white supremacy and slavery rooted into its history; this is not something the student activists deny. However, that does not excuse this institution from respecting the personhood of it’s students. Let’s think about renaming and contextualizing some of these buildings to represent the social justice and racial equality that the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill stands for.
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