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They wore them in response to black students protesting racial injustice during Spirit Week.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - JULY 08: A Ku Klux Klan member is escorted out of Justice Park after a planned protest by the Klan on July 8, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia. The KKK is protesting the planned removal of a statue of General Robert E. Lee, and calling for the protection of Southern Confederate monuments. (Photo by Chet Strange/Getty Images)
Symbols, like words, communicate meanings. As such, they are hardly ever "just objects" -- they are the bearer of meanings.
Ku Klux Klan demonstrators were met with counter-protesters in Virginia on Saturday over a dispute regarding the removal of a statue. Supporters of the white supremacist group marched on Charlottesvil...