Fenway Park Banner: 'Racism Is as American as Baseball'

Newsmax | 9/14/2017 | Staff
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A banner unfurled Wednesday by fans at Fenway Park read “Racism is as American as baseball” and led to four people being ejected from the stadium.

The banner appeared over the Green Monster during the fourth inning of Wednesday’s game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics. Within minutes, it was removed along with those who had unfurled it.

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In a statement, the Red Sox said the banner violated a policy against hanging any kind of signs at the park.

An anonymous protester claiming to be one who hung the sign emailed a statement to news organizations saying, “We are a group of white anti-racist protesters. We want to remind everyone that just as baseball...
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