Tag: bigotry

Reports of Trump’s Hard-Line Immigration Actions Prompt Condemnation

The president’s executive order would satisfy, to some extent, two of his most controversial campaign promises: banning people from Muslim countries from entering the United States and building a wall along the southern border with Mexico.

‘Make America White Again’ Graffiti in Mineola Probed as Hate Crime

Nassau County police are investigating as a hate crime the recent discovery of graffiti spray painted on a Mineola sidewalk that included swastikas, racial slurs and the phrase “Make America White Again.” The phrase is a play on Republican President-Elect Donald Trump’s campaign slogan “Make America Great Again.” The bias incident was reported at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday outside of a home on Washington Avenue near the corner of Elm Place two blocks from Mineola village hall.