The Country Demands Answers: #WhoIsBurningBlackChurches?

Twitter raises an important question after a fire broke out in yet another predominantly black church in South Carolina.

After a spate of arsons at six black churches in several southern states prompted a federal investigation, a fire broke out in yet another predominantly black congregation in South Carolina on Tuesday.

A fire has heavily damaged the Mt. Zion AME Church in Greeleyville – a church already rebuilt once after its previous structure was burned down in 1995 by the white supremacist group the Ku Klux Klan.

No injuries were reported and the blaze was brought under control, according to fire department officials.

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Officials don't yet know what caused the fire.

Mt. Zion AME is now the seventh church to go up in flames in almost a week following the tragedy in Charleston in which 21-year-old Dylann Roof allegedly shot and killed nine people in Emanuel AME Church. 

Though the FBI has denied any evidence connecting the blazes, outraged people have taken to Twitter raising concern over the similar incidents of arson using the hashtag #WhoIsBurningBlackChurches.

Other churches that caught fire in the past week include College Hill Seventh Day Adventist Church in Knoxville, Tennessee; God’s Power Church of Christ in Macon, Georgia; Briar Creek Road Baptist Church in Charlotte, North Carolina; Glover Grove Baptist Church in Warrenville, South Carolina; the Greater Miracle Apostolic Holiness Church in Tallahassee, Florida; and Fruitland Presbyterian Church in Gibson County, Tennessee.

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