Trump’s ‘Lynching’ Comparison Proves He ‘Values Black People So Little,’ Says Late Night’s Amber Ruffin — Watch

RELATED STORIES Seth Meyers on Tuesday let Late Night writer Amber Ruffin have the floor to respond to President Donald Trump, who earlier that day likened the ongoing impeachment inquiry by the House of Representatives to a lynching. During the segment, Ruffin rebuked the “raggedy bastard” for comparing his legal predicament to the racist killings […]

Israeli gets 100 days community service for lynching asylum seeker he mistook for terrorist (VIDEO)

An Israeli man has avoided jail time and instead been sentenced to 100 days community service for his role in a mob beating of an Eritrean asylum seeker mistaken for a terrorist in the aftermath of an attack. An Israeli man has avoided jail time and instead been sentenced to 100 days community service for […]

The taxi driver who drove into a crowd of football fans in Moscow says he feared a mob lynching

REUTERS / Staff Footage has emerged of the taxi driver who crashed into a crowd of pedestrians in Moscow being chased from the scene. The driver said he fled the scene because he was worried onlookers would try and kill him. The man said he had been at the wheel for 20 hours before the […]

Walmart stops selling controversial shirt that encourages lynching journalists (WMT)

Twitter / ReutersZengerle Wal-Mart removed a shirt that reads “Rope. Tree. Journalist. SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED.” from its website. The shirt was offered through third-party seller Teespring, which removed the shirt from its site for a second time after first doing so in 2016. A Reuters photograph of a Trump supporter wearing the shirt before the […]

A Texas lawmaker was threatened with lynching after he called for Trump’s impeachment

AP / J. Scott Applewhite HOUSTON (AP) — A black Texas congressman said Saturday that he’s been threatened with lynching by callers infuriated over him seeking impeachment of President Donald Trump. U.S. Rep. Al Green held a town hall meeting and played recordings of several threatening voicemails left at his offices in Houston and Washington, […]