"I'm dipping your toe in the water," says Knight from his Carrboro home near Chapel Hill, where he lives with his wife, German-born illustrator Kerstin Konietzka-Knight, and their two sons. "Depending on how much it means to you, take a deeper dive into all this stuff that we're talking about," historically and systemically. The artist refers to getting beneath pop culture-level history as "digging the crates," as one might do in a vinyl record shop. … [Read more...] about Keith Knight’s show ‘Woke’ feels right on time. But he’s been drawing about police brutality for decades.
A right-wing group supporter was shot and killed. Days later, as authorities moved to make an arrest, they fatally shot the man suspected in the killing, who had described himself as "100 percent anti-fascist" and said in an interview he acted in self-defense. … [Read more...] about 2 people were arrested after violent clashes between Trump supporters and counter-protesters in Oregon
We tried to speak with a woman caught on cell phone video, who she didn’t want to talk on camera. Her husband, who was with the woman at the time, didn’t want to share their names, but said Wong was combative and misinterpreted her comments as racist. … [Read more...] about Racist Rant Caught On Camera In Garden Grove
“The conditions at the surface are critically dry,” Gass said. “The fuels, the grasses, the shrubs, all of those components are very dry. Anytime that we get offshore flow or anything that’s going to start a fire, it’s definitely a concern.” … [Read more...] about Fire danger to drop by Wednesday morning as winds quiet and temperatures drop
One man in a bulletproof vest beat a counter-protester with what appeared to be a baseball bat, knocking him to the ground. A woman then doused the fallen counter-protester with pepper spray. Another video showed a group wearing military fatigues and carrying an American flag rush toward a counter-protester, knocking him to the ground and punching him before yelling gay slurs. … [Read more...] about Two arrested after Trump supporters, Proud Boys clash with far-left demonstrators at Oregon State Capitol