Racism is as American as baseball' banner displayed at Fenway Park

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The full story behind the controversial 'Racism is as American as baseball' banner at Fenway Park

- theblaze.com
15 Sep 2017
A banner is unfurled in Fenway Park that reads "Racism is as American as baseball." One of the group members responsible for the sign said, "We want to remind everyone that just as baseball is fundamental to American culture and history, so too is racism." (Image source: YouTube video screenshot)

Activists hang 'Racism is as American as baseball' banner at Red Sox game

15 Sep 2017
According to The Boston Globe , during the fourth inning of Wednesday night's game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics, five fans lowered the black banner -- which read in white letters: "Racism is as American as baseball" -- over Fenway Park's legendary Green Monster.
- mashable.com

Fenway Park Security Remove Controversial "Racism" Banner, Fans

- hotnewhiphop.com
15 Sep 2017
As per Bleacher Report , several fans were removed from their seats and a banner they were holding, which displayed the phrase "Racism is as American as baseball," was confiscated. The individuals in question opted for maximum visibility during this stunt, draping the black-and-white banner over part of the legendary Green Monster, part of the bleachers that overlooks left ...

Racism is as American as baseball' banner hung at Fenway Park

15 Sep 2017
Four people were tossed from Fenway Park Wednesday night after they unfurled a banner from the Green Monster proclaiming "racism is as American as baseball," according to reports. The black-and-white sign was displayed during the fourth inning of the game between the Oakland Athletics and the Boston Red Sox. It was removed by security a few...
- afrikanperspectives.com

Campaigners unveil banner linking racism and baseball at Red Sox game

- yahoo.com
15 Sep 2017
Sep 13, 2017; Boston, MA, USA; Fans on top of the Green Monster display a racism sign between the top and bottom of the fourth inning during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

Racism is as American as baseball' banner displayed at Fenway Park

15 Sep 2017
"During the 4th inning of tonight's game, four fans unfurled a banner over the left field wall in violation of the club's policy prohibiting signs of any kind to be hung or affixed to the ballpark. The individuals involved were escorted out of Fenway Park," the statement read.
- thehill.com

Racism banner at Boston's Fenway Park have any place at a baseball game

- al.com
15 Sep 2017
Four people were kicked out of Fenway Park when they unfurled a political sign during the Boston Red Sox-Oakland Athletics game. The sign was only up for one at-bat, but it sparked a conversation that extends beyond the ball park's walls. Some believe the sign forced people to see the truth of racism in America. Others think there is a time and a place for those signs, and ...
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