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Secret Report: Racism and Trump Are Tearing Students Apart in NC School District

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North Carolina school district tracked dozens of incidents in one year involving threats, violence and disputes between students over racism and President Donald Trump.

Orange County school officials recorded 70 incidents at the district’s middle schools and high schools during the 2016-2017 school year that involved racially or politically charged disturbances between students, reported WRAL-TV.

The school board reviewed a report on the incidents in May in closed session, and the TV station requested the document after learning of its existence.

The district released the five-page report with numerous redactions — including 16 incidents that are completely redacted — intended to protect student privacy

An assistant principal found graffiti in May threatening to “kill all n*ggers,” as well as swastikas, scrawled on the walls inside a boys’ bathroom at Cedar Ridge High School.

A teacher at the same school heard a student yell “white power” a few months earlier as students boarded a school bus, but she was unable to see which student — and she went inside and found a swastika scratched into a desk in her classroom.

A student at C.W. Stanford Middle School announced in the cafeteria that Trump “was going to deport all blacks back to Africa since he was president.”

“You are going to get deported,” a student told a classmate, who was so upset that student went home early.

Four students chanted “build a wall” within earshot of Hispanic classmates the day after the 2016 election at Gravelly Hill Middle School, and the report also noted an Orange High School student drove to school with a Trump flag on his truck, which he carried around the parking lot while wearing a Trump mask.

A parent complained to Orange High School officials a few days later that a teacher made a negative comment about Trump voters, and a student on a C.W. Stanford Middle School bus called Trump voters “white crackers.”

Other incidents involved disputes over the Confederate flag, which was banned last August, along with swastikas and Ku Klux Klan imagery, before the 2017-2018 school year began.

The school board asked for an accurate count of issues related to the Confederate flag, racism and the 2016 election, rather than relying on anecdotal evidence, and the district’s executive director of schools was assigned to collect the data.

“This wasn’t about the district hiding this information,” said superintendent Todd Wirt . “It was about protecting the students that were on the particular document and providing our board with accurate information to help them make a really difficult decision.”

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911 Called After Black Teens Attacked by Knife-Wielding Homeless Man – Cops Show Up and Draw Guns on the Kids

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The L.A. County Sheriffs’ Dept. is once again under fire after witnesses say three Black teens were attacked by a homeless man wielding a knife. 911 was called and the police showed up – drawing at least one assault rifle and several guns on at least one of the teenagers.

This video show witnesses screaming at police, who appear entirely uninterested in hearing their accounts, and telling them to step back.

“It’s the other guy!” one bystander can be heard repeatedly yelling at the police.

“Put your guns down,” another person urges. “They’re kids.”

Off camera, one person repeatedly tells the teens to “put your hands up,” clearly afraid the child will be shot. “They don’t care cause they Black.”

“They didn’t do nothing at all,” they add.

“It was not them,” another bystander says.

“They’re just kids,” says another.

“Tammi Collins, the mother of one of the teens, says her son and a couple of friends were sitting at a bus stop when a homeless man asked if they had any crack and then tried to steal their stuff,” TMZ reports. “She says the man became super aggro, ripped his shirt off and pulled a knife on them, and attempted to stab them. She says the kids fended the man off with their skateboards.”

At least four police vehicles can be seen in the video.

No arrests were made, but in the video one teen can be seen on his knees, his hands up, appearing to be handcuffed. The homeless person was not found.

“The L.A. County Sheriff’s Dept. tells TMZ, the 911 call came in as an assault with a deadly weapon,” TMZ reports. “specifically, 2 adult males hitting another man with a skateboard. The kids were detained and after deputies spoke with them and witnesses, they were released and no arrests were made. The Dept. doesn’t know what happened to the homeless man.”

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N-Word Spewing, Swearing Racist Tells ‘Biased’ BLM Activist “You Need to Take Your Sign and Put ‘All Lives Matter'”

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An older man can be seen and heard verbally castigating a young man holding a sign reading “Black Lives Matter” in a video posted to Twitter. He repeatedly calls Black people “n*ggers,” apparently in front of a young child, while insisting the young activist change his Black Lives Matter sign to “all lives matter.”

The video was posted to Twitter by Fifty Shades of Whey, the same Twitter user who posted a video of Trump-supporting Florida senior citizens shouting “white power,” which President Donald Trump retweeted.

The clip shows the man talking about a “white woman” who “got shot by a f*cking n*gger,” and the BLM activist calmly saying, “We’re not going to talk any more if you use that kind of language.”

The emotional older man, who is not wearing a mask, continues his rant and seems to not understand what “the n word” is. When he uses it again, the activist confronts him, saying, “There’s a child here.”

“I’m sure she’s probably heard it in school,” the man reportedly in Martinsville, Virginia, says. “She’s probably heard worse in school.”

“Your facts are wrong,” the older man continues. “You only want to see one side. You’re a horse with blinders on.”

“You need to take your sign and put ‘all lives matter,'” he insists.

Later, raising his finger, he seems to imply that the death of a 21-year old unnamed white woman who he says was killed by a Black man was more tragic than the police killing of Breonna Taylor.

“All lives matter, no bullshit. I don’t care what you say, all f*cking lives matter,” he exclaimed.

When the activist says they’re not going to be able to convince each other, the man storms off, saying: “Y’all’s time is coming.”

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Lindsey Graham Declares ‘War’ on Confederate Statue Activists Who ‘Hate America’ and ‘Want to Destroy the Family’

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U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham is declaring “war” on Confederate statue activists who are pulling down monuments to slave owners and those who led the Civil War against the United States of America.

In a diatribe on “Fox & Friends” Friday, the Republican from South Carolina who succeeded racist GOP Sen. Strom Thurmond, leveled numerous charges against those who oppose tributes to the men who spent or gave their lives to protect the institution of slavery. Graham called them socialists who hate America and capitalism, disrespect religion, and want to destroy the family.

“The people doing this hate our country,” Graham charged. “They hate the way we were founded, they hate capitalism, they have no respect for religion, they have no respect for diversity of thought.”

“These people are the most radical people known to America,” Sen. Graham said, a stunning allegation against activists who are not known to law enforcement, given he chairs the Judiciary Committee which oversees the Dept. of Justice., including the FBI and Homeland Security.

“We’re at war with them politically,” Graham declared in another stunning statement, given they are more than likely U.S. citizens.

“They want to destroy America as we know it,” said Graham, who is facing a challenging re-election. “They hate America, and every symbol of our country, from our flag to a statue. They hate. They want to turn us into a socialist nation. They want to destroy the family unit as we know it.”

“And I tell you what – to the listeners out there: You may not believe you’re in a war but you are, politically, and you need to take sides. You need to help this President.”

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