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Mount Hebron students protest 'hateful' video

Mount Hebron students protest 'hateful' video

More than 150 students from Mount Hebron High School in Howard County walked out of classes Tuesday to protest a video released last week on social media depicting a white student calling blacks an inferior race.

Shouting "Stop the silence! Start a conversation!" the students, along with several community members, assembled for more than an hour at the entrance to the school parking lot.

School officials have said the 30-second video, which surfaced last week on social media, shows a white Mount Hebron High senior. They have not identified the student, who in the video disparages the Black Lives Matter movement and says, "Who the [expletive] cares about some...

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