*We keep being reminded that ‘Racism Is Alive and Well’ even in 2014.
It may hold little surprise that this story comes out of good ol’ Mississippi, where a Justice Court judge is accused of striking a mentally challenged young man and yelling, “Run, ni**er, run.”
A complaint has been filed by the family of a 20-year-old African-American man named Eric Rivers. It alleges Judge Bill Weisenberger, who is white, struck their son on May 8 at the Canton Flea Market.
And there appears to be witnesses.