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Amid Racist Harassment, Many In North Carolina Town Vow To Fight Back

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An aerial view of a hog farm in North Carolina. The shot on the right shows a flooded manure lagoon after Hurricane Matthew. Google Earth (left)/Waterkeeper Alliance/EWG (right) hide caption

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The presidential election looks very different from the heights of the economy than it does from its depths. Voters from rural Bertie County, the poorest in North Carolina, and tech hub Wake County, the state's most prosperous, range the political spectrum. Taylor Haney/NPR hide caption

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Residents of rural Bertie County on the election

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Dejuan Yourse is interviewed by police Officers Charlotte Jackson and Travis Cole in Greensboro, N.C., on June 17. Greensboro Police Department/NPR via YouTube hide caption

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Dan Meyer stands in front of the Mount Vernon Baptist Church in Boone, N.C., this past Sunday. Courtesy of Dan Meyer hide caption

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For This Christian N.C. Man, Candidates' 'Morality Issues' Give Pause

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Residents and rescue teams navigate floodwaters in Lumberton on Monday. The U.S. death toll from Hurricane Matthew has climbed to more than 20 people. Sean Rayford/Getty Images hide caption

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Chief of Police George Brothers walks along what used to be a four-lane national scenic byway that's now covered in sand after Hurricane Matthew hit the beach community of Edisto Beach, S.C., Saturday. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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Greensboro Coliseum, seen here during last year's ACC tournament, won't be hosting early rounds of the NCAA basketball tournament — the games will be played in South Carolina, instead. Grant Halverson/Getty Images hide caption

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