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Rainbow-Colored Nooses Removed From Tree On Tennessee Campus

Reuters | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.19.2016 | Black Voices

(Reuters) - Police at Austin Peay State University in Tennessee have removed six rainbow colored nooses - widely seen as a symbol of racial hatred - h...

Second Ex-Student Admits To Placing Noose On Ole Miss Statue

Reuters | Lee Moran | Posted 03.25.2016 | Crime

(Reuters) -- A former University of Mississippi student pleaded guilty to a federal civil rights charge on Thursday, admitting to his role in draping ...

Jena Sheriff Seeks Revenge for Civil Rights Protests

Jordan Flaherty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jordan Flaherty

Sheriff Scott Franklin of Jena says he is trying to rid his community of drugs. Critics say he is pursuing a vendetta against the town's Black community.