Silent Sam http://wunc.org en Controversial Silent Sam Monument Turns 100 http://wunc.org/post/controversial-silent-sam-monument-turns-100 <p></p><p>On June 2nd, 1913, the University of North Carolina dedicated a memorial on its Chapel Hill campus to students who had fought for the Confederacy.&nbsp; A century later, <a href="http://docsouth.unc.edu/commland/monument/41/">Silent Sam</a> – as the statue has come to be known – still stirs passions.</p><p> Wed, 29 May 2013 16:26:17 +0000 Isaac-Davy Aronson & Frank Stasio 16209 at http://wunc.org Controversial Silent Sam Monument Turns 100