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President Donald Trump
Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP
AP News
October 22, 2019 - 3:56 pm
President Donald Trump triggered outrage Tuesday by comparing the Democrat-led impeachment inquiry to a lynching, assigning the horrors of a deadly and racist chapter in U.S. history to a process laid out in the Constitution. Read more here.
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Dreamstime
Kimberly Adams
February 21, 2019 - 6:20 pm
MOORESTOWN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A group of Moorestown citizens hope to stomp out hate in their neighborhood one meal at a time. The group is holding a community dinner inside one home each month, starting Friday evening. "We want to counter the hateful message that those fliers left," said...
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Image of a racist flier found in Montgomery County. Due to the language used, this image has been blurred.
Courtesy of Jennie Lawston
Antionette Lee
February 19, 2019 - 8:14 am
SPRINGFIELD TWP., Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — About 200 people attended a public in Springfield, Montgomery County, on Monday night after some racist fliers were found around town. Springfield Township Commissioner Eddie Graham organized the event. He says the racist literature was only the tip of the...
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Tara Raigns, of Petersburg, Va., right, reacts to Gov. Ralph Northam's comments during a news conference in the Governor's Mansion in Richmond, Va., on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019.
Alexa Welch Edlund/Richmond Times-Dispatch via AP
February 04, 2019 - 6:58 am
(AP) — When Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam refused to resign last week, he did so in the shadow of a Capitol built by a founding father and a slave owner, in the former seat of the Confederacy still wrestling with what to do about statues that honor those who fought to preserve slavery. The 35-year-...
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South Jersey Democratic Socialists and Moore Unity combined to push back against messaging from KKK in Moorestown, N.J.
Kimberly Adams/KYW Newsradio
Kimberly Adams
February 03, 2019 - 8:50 pm
MOORESTOWN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — No more KKK. That was message Sunday in downtown Moorestown as groups joined forces protesting a second rash of Ku Klux Klan fliers discovered outside homes last week. It was a show of unity: two groups, South Jersey Democratic Socialists and Moore Unity, with one...
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Dreamstime
Kimberly Adams
January 30, 2019 - 7:42 pm
MOORESTOWN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It's happened again. Hate filled messages strewn throughout some neighborhoods in Moorestown Township, New Jersey. Police are taking action and alerting the public. Moorestown Township police say they found at least 17 randomly tossed fliers outside homes in...
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Asheville, N.C.
Dreamstime
January 22, 2019 - 11:13 am
By Kristy Kepley-Steward ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS ) -- An Asheville man spoke with News 13 after finding a KKK recruitment flyer on his lawn in the Montford neighborhood on Tuesday—Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. He reported that to Asheville Police Department, and investigators said the same flyer was...
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KKK Student Costume
Twitter via CNN
June 16, 2018 - 9:15 am
By Jessica Campisi and Michelle Krupa, CNN (CNN) -- A student who showed up to high school dressed as a Ku Klux Klansman did so as part of an assignment -- reportedly with advance approval from a teacher. Still, the head-to-toe costume -- complete with infamous conical hood and a white, fabric mask...
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