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Charleston, South Carolina / Church Shooting / The Flag / Racism #1085472

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 22, 2015
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Charleston, South Carolina: Steve Osunsami) The plea from the governor of South Carolina for the Confederate flag to come down in the aftermath of the church shooting in Charleston featured; photos shown of church shooter Dylann Roof. [Governor Nikki HALEY - says the events call upon us to look at the flag at the capital differently.] [Victim Ethel Lance's daughter Rev. Sharon RISHER@- says she is not ready to forgive.]

(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(White House: Jonathan Karl) President Obama's use of the "n-word" to make a point reported; details given about other shootings linked to racism. [Voice of OBAMA - says we are not cured of racism; uses "n*****".] The president's precise use of words on race discussed.

(Studio: David Muir) Obama's plans to attend the Friday funeral of pastor Rev. Clemente Pinckney noted.

Muir, David;
Osunsami, Steve;
Karl, Jonathan

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