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January 20, 2011 8:47 PM

Charlotte schools' lesson: Don't hold class on King holiday

Anger over holding classes on the King holiday led to protests and parents in Charlotte keeping their kids home from school. Almost 24,000 students, or 18 percent of the district's students missed school Monday. The local NAACP chapter president called the city 'a racist bastion' and urged a boycott.

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