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Minneapolis Club Forced to Close After Performers, Customers and Employees Find Out Owner Donated to Ex-KKK Leader

Club Jager

Club Jager (photo via GoFundMe)

After finding out a Minneapolis club owner donated $500 to the 2016 Senate campaign of former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke, performers canceling and customers boycotting forced the club to close last week.

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Did Counter-Protesters in Durham, NC Scare Off the Ku Klux Klan?

We Will Not Be Intimidated

Photo by Joshua Cox

As rumors circulated Friday morning that the Ku Klux Klan and other white supremacists planned to rally in downtown Durham, N.C., in response to the toppling of a Confederate statue on Monday by racial justice advocates, counter-protesters showed up in number, crowding the streets and forcing local and government businesses and buildings to shut down for the day.

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D.C. Cop Seen Wearing Racist Shirt

Racist Shirt Worn By DC Cop Vincent Altiere

Racist Shirt Worn By DC Cop Vincent Altiere (Law4BlackLives)

An officer with the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington, D.C., has been accused of wearing a shirt with a racist symbol on it while he was on duty, and has now been placed on “non-contact status” pending the department’s investigation into the incident.

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