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Holiday Jeer! Chicago Woman Rants Against Black Craft Store Cashiers As 'Animals' Who Discriminated Against Her For Supporting Trump

  • by: Alan Duke
  • (Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:52:21 Z)

A Chicago woman went on a 15-minute rant in a Chicago Michael's arts and craft store on November 23, 2016, claiming that two store clerks, who were black, descriminated against her because she was a white Trump supporter. The unidentified woman calls the clerks "animals" and "liars," while suggesting a white woman who was recording the incident with her cell phone had a "pathetic" life and that her child was a thief.

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Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after ending a 26-year career with CNN, where he mainly covered entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosted a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace" and hosted the podcast series "Stan Lee's World: His Real Life Battle with Heroes & Villains." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

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