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Charles Manson, a Symbol of Unrepentant Evil, Dies
In the summer of 1969, Charles Manson persuaded his followers to commit a string of murders in Los Angeles that terrified the city and haunted the nation. To many, they also came to symbolize an end of the idealism the ’60s represented. Now, Manson has died at age 83 after spending decades behind bars as an symbol of unrepentant evil. “To stay in the limelight, he played the madman role to epic effect....