Duke, UNC, high school athletes join Durham marches
Duke, UNC, high school and middle school athletes grabbed their signs and raised their voices, marching together around the Durham County courthouse. Duke football coach David Cutcliffe encouraged the crowd to make change as a team.
REVIEW OF THE RESPONSE TO THE PROTESTS. STAFF MEMBERS ARE WORKING ON GETTING EXPERTS TO CONDUCT THE INVESTIGATION. >>> THE RAIN DID NOT STOP PEOPLE FROM PROTESTING RACIAL INJUSTICE TODAY, DUKE UNIVERSITY HIGH SCHOOL AND MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS MARCHED TOGETHER AROUND THE COURTHOUSE. CLARENCE BURKET ANSWERED QUESTIONS ABOUT THE COMMUNITY ADVISORY BOARDS AND OFFICER EDUCATION. CUSTOMER IS A TEACHER AND COACH, HE SAID THAT STUDENTS ASKED WHAT THEY COULD DO TO MAKE THEIR VOICES HEARD. THAT IS WHAT INSPIRED THIS EVENT. >> WE HOPE WE CAN FEEL A LITTLE BIT MORE COMFORTABLE GOING THROUGH THE COMMUNITY. THESE YOUNG GUYS AND GIRLS ARE THE FUTURE FOR THE COMMUNITY. >> Reporter: THE ATHLETES PLANNED THE PROTESTS TO MARCH