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Peaceful Protest Held At Courthouse-Brevard NC


Last updated 6/4/2020 at 7:11am

Ursula Wynn led the group of people who marched to the courthouse Tuesday to protest the death of George Floyd. (Times photo by Jeremiah Reed)

At a time when civil unrest and demonstrations have boiled over in major cities across the nation and around the globe, Transylvania County was a beacon of hope on Tuesday, as nearly 100 community members gathered, marched, and assembled peacefully to protest the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis law enforcement.

From the words they chanted as they marched the streets to the signs they held along the way, the sense of outrage and anger was palpable, but the principles of peace and solidarity overcame all.

Brevard native Ursula Wynn organized the march.

Wynn grew up in Br...

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