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Please stop! Do not even think about changing the name of Marshall University! You’ve already made a mistake in changing Jenkins Hall.

Yes, all these people had slaves; it was how you lived. Wrong? Yes. But it’s history’ Acknowledge it, learn from it, but don’t change the name on every building and statue and pancake mix in the country. Wake up, America!

Emma Phillips


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