Noose

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Noose Found Hanging From Tree In Oakland’s Frank Ogawa Plaza; Likely Related To #BlackLivesMatter Movement

Oakland police are investigating a report of a noose found on a tree in Frank Ogawa Plaza on Tuesday.

12/18/2014

One of the effigies found hanging at UC Berkeley Saturday morning. (Source: Pastormykmac)

Group Of Anonymous Artists Claim Responsibility For Effigies Hanging On Nooses At UC Berkeley

A group of anonymous artists claimed responsibility for effigies of two black men and a woman hanging from nooses on the University of California at Berkeley campus on Saturday.

12/14/2014

One of the effigies found hanging at UC Berkeley Saturday morning. (Source: Pastormykmac)

3 Life-Sized Cardboard Cutouts Of Black Men Hanging By Nooses Found At UC Berkeley

The effigies had names of actual past lynching victims and the dates of their death. At least one effigy had “I Can’t Breathe” printed on the front.

12/13/2014

A Gap employee fixes a clothing display at a Gap store in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Santa Cruz Gap Store Draws Complaints Over Black Jeans Hung From ‘Nooses’

A Santa Cruz Gap store has altered a merchandise display showing jeans hung from ropes similar to nooses following a number of complaints.

09/24/2014

A noose was found hanging on an Oakland Public Works truck used by African-American workers. (CBS)

Noose Found On Oakland Public Works Truck Used By African-American Employees

Oakland police say they are investigating reports that a noose was found placed on a city Public Works truck used by African American employees, and the workers union says they have no doubt it the move was rooted in racism.

08/27/2014

A Fremont man was arrested for trying to hang his girlfriend.  (CBS)

Fremont Man Accused Of Trying To Hang Girlfriend In Backyard During Argument

A Fremont man was behind bars Monday after allegedly attempting to hang his girlfriend during an argument.

11/27/2012

A noose found on the football field at Davis Senior High School (CBS)

Police Investigating Noose Discovery At Davis High School

Someone hung a large noose made of elastic tubing from a football goal post at Davis Senior High School last week, and now police are investigating if the act was meant as a hate crime or just a bad joke.

06/20/2012

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