Two quick stories are on the docket as Christopher and Jeanette say goodbye to the trash fire that was the non-stop reporting of racial injustice in 2018. Andrew Johnson's hair was not allowed in a high school wrestling match. And Jermaine Massey was kicked out of a hotel he was staying in because talking on the phone is perceived as a threat. Here's hoping 2019 will be better.
- Andrew Johnson (2:45)
- Jermaine Massey (13:45)
- Portland hotel calls cops on black guest in lobby (Oregon Live)
- DoubleTree Portland fires two employees for evicting black guest from hotel (Oregon Live)
- Hilton Executive Leadership (Hilton)
- Adults Come Under Scrutiny After HS Wrestler Told To Cut His Dreadlocks Or Forfeit (NPR)
- Here’s a Little More About That Referee Who Forced a Black Wrestler to Cut His Dreads (Mother Jones)
- Race/Related Newsletter (NY Times)
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