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Posted: March 2, 2014 at 3:59 a.m.

James Meredith, the man who integrated the University of Mississippi in 1962, said it was “foolish” for someone to leave a noose and a flag with a Confederate emblem on a statue of him at the Oxford campus, but added that it should not deter black students from attending Ole Miss.

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