Jesse Owens' gold medal from the 1936 Olympic Games in Nazi Germany is up for auction in California. Owens' athletic feats dealt a blow to fascism in Berlin, but he returned to racism at home and struggled to find work. (Dec. 2)
Michael: It's odd that all these article about the governor omit the most inflammatory and recist thing he said during this controversy where he declared Blacks and Hispanics "the enemy" and encouraged shooting them: "Look, a bad guy is a bad guy, I don’t care what color it is. When you go to war, if you know the enemy, the enemy dresses in red and you dress in blue, you shoot at red, don’t you?” he said. “You shoot at the enemy. You try to identify the enemy. And the enemy right now, the overwhelming majority right now coming in are people of color or people of Hispanic origin"