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Racism Rears Again. In Michigan

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The Michigan State Police began receiving calls about the sign at about 1 a.m., according to Michigan Department of Transportation spokesman Rob Morosi.

“We were made aware that at about 1 a.m. someone hacked into a portable electronic message board we had on a trailer on WB Interstate 94 approaching Michigan Avenue,” Morosi said. “The sign is there as part of a big project we have at the I-94/M-39 (Southfield Freeway) interchange. Calls were coming in from motorists who were shocked, disturbed and every emotion you can imagine.”

I wish I lived in a country where things like this do not happen. Sadly they do. We need to work to stamp out these acts of ignorance and hatred wherever we find them.

Originally posted to Horace Boothroyd III on Mon Apr 09, 2012 at 10:50 AM PDT.

Also republished by Black Kos community, Barriers and Bridges, and Inherent Human Rights.

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