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Washington, D.C.
News Writer — Washington Times
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Writer @WashTimes | Educator | Instigator | Equal Op Offender

Amber Roof, sister of accused Charleston shooter, deletes GoFundMe page for canceled wedding

washingtontimes.com — The sister of alleged Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof has deleted a GoFundMe page she created in the massacre's aftermath that sought donations for her canceled wedding. Amber Roof had asked donors for $5,000 to pay for her wedding, which was originally set for June 21, just four days after her brother allegedly killed nine black congregants at Emanuel AME church in Charleston.

Adam Kotsko, white Shimer College professor: All whites 'complicit' in slavery

washingtontimes.com — An assistant humanities professor at Shimer College has sparked social media ire after writing on Twitter and in his blog that all white Americans are complicit in slavery. "Whether or not your individual ancestors owned slaves, you as a white person have benefitted from slavery and are complicit in it.

Zandria Robinson takes position at Rhodes College: 'Exchange of ideas' our top priority

washingtontimes.com — Zandria Robinson, the former University of Memphis assistant professor who faced a wave of online backlash after tweeting that whiteness is "terror," has taken a faculty position at Rhodes College. The private liberal arts college in Memphis released a statement on Wednesday, saying the hiring shows Rhodes is "a place where intellectual engagement and the exchange of ideas are among our highest priorities," a local CBS affiliate reported.

Jim Carrey slams California's new vaccine law: 'Greed trumps reason again'

washingtontimes.com — Jim Carrey has spent days ranting on Twitter against a new law in California that requires all public school children to be vaccinated beginning in 2016.

Amyx Hardware in Tennessee posts 'No Gays Allowed' sign

washingtontimes.com — A small hardware store in East Tennessee is making national headlines after posting a "No Gays Allowed" sign in the storefront window following the Supreme Court's decision allowing same-sex marriage. Jeff Amyx, a baptist minister who owns Amyx Hardware & Roofing Supplies in Grainger County, said he added the controversial sign in order to stand up for his religious beliefs.

Black man admits to posting threatening signs outside black Colorado church

washingtontimes.com — A black man was arrested and charged Tuesday after posting dozens of racial and threatening signs in downtown Colorado Springs, including outside a predominantly black church. Vincent Broughton, 44, admitted to posting the signs in an interview with a local ABC affiliate. Police charged him with a bias motivated crime, disorderly conduct, harassment and littering.

Lisa Farbstein, TSA spokeswoman, ripped for tweeting photo of rider's bag containing $75K in cash

washingtontimes.com — A Transportation Security Administration spokeswoman is being ripped on Twitter after she posted a photo of a passenger's bag containing $75,000 in cash.

Gay open-carry advocates welcomed at Seattle pride rally: 'Armed gays don't get bashed'

washingtontimes.com — A group of gun-toting gay Libertarians said they were welcomed with open arms Sunday at a Seattle gay pride event. Kevin Finger and five of his friends walked downtown carrying handguns, AR-15s and AK-47s, The Blaze reported. One sign they carried read, "Armed gays don't get bashed."

Amazon still selling Hamas, Hezbollah merchandise following Confederate flag ban

washingtontimes.com — Amazon is still selling the flags of Hamas and Hezbollah, despite the online retailer's vow to remove Confederate flag merchandise from its website.

Michael Moore: 'It is not a free America -- yet'

washingtontimes.com — Michael Moore took to Facebook Monday morning to celebrate the Supreme Court's ruling on gay marriage and blast white conservatives as ignorant and hateful. In a post shared nearly 13,000 times, the liberal film director trashed the U.S.
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Jul 02, 2015

Amber Roof, sister of accused Charleston shooter, deletes GoFundMe page for canceled wedding bit.ly/1CO4oDq pic.twitter.com/MuaIVi5KTF

Jul 02, 2015

No flag should have us tearing in2 each another like a pack of monkeys on a banana. 1st Amend is in peril, not the fabric that represents it

Jul 02, 2015

@ForceGhostOB1 that's an excuse to behave like animals? Sorry, but no. A flag is a piece of fabric. Its free speech that must be preserved.

Jul 02, 2015

Mobs of any sort are absolutely shameful. You call this patriotism? youtube.com/watch?v=gcvPH8…

Jul 02, 2015

RT @corrcomm: .@JessicaChasmar @ptrmsk This is like the Ferguson crowd: "White people, you can be here, but go to the back and don't speak,"

Jul 02, 2015

Bitchy gay man perpetuates stereotype. WaPo op-ed: "Why you should stop waving the rainbow flag on Facebook" wpo.st/hM7P0

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