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45 years later, survivor says ‘forgiveness sets us free’

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http://thetandd.com - Jordan Simmons III vividly remembers what has become known as the “Orangeburg Massacre,” but he refuses to be bitter despite being shot in the neck on Feb. 8, 1968.



He would rather spend his time urging peace and unity among future generations.



“What we must do as survivors, along with others concerned about our nation’s well-being, is throw our collective resources into preventing future occurrences even remotely comparable to the ‘Orangeburg Massacre,’” Simmons said Friday.



“Let us r

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