Individuals are claiming the picture exhibits a black police officer defending Ku Klux Klan members at Saturday’s rally, nevertheless it’s really from a unique white supremacist protest.
This tweet from Saturday that already has over 50,000 shares features a image of a black cop standing in entrance a white supremacist rally and incorrectly claims it's from Saturday's rally.
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His publish obtained just a little greater than 100 shares. BuzzFeed Information has reached out to Magnus for extra details about the supply of the picture.
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BuzzFeed Information reached out to Kimberly Payne Hawk for extra info. A follow-up article from KTVU reporter Frank Somerville stated Hawk had been getting harassed by “imply, offended folks” after the picture went viral.
“On Monday, I noticed a photograph from the KKK rally that moved me and I posted it,” Hawk informed KTVU. “I don’t care in regards to the impolite feedback in the direction of me, however I’m turning into fairly irritated on the assaults on our native police officer.”
“He’s getting attacked for being an African American police officer who was defending the free speech rights of the klan and I get accused of being a supporter of racism as a result of my sister is a police officer,” Hawk added.
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