"We tired of u n-----s movin in are neighborhood!"

Abby Zimet

Nearly 20 black families in a Detroit neighborhood got racist - not
to mention seriously badly spelled - letters Tuesday telling them to move out or get killed, the latest in a
string of racially ugly events that included a cross burning and Aryan
Nation flyers found in Easter eggs. Welcome to Obama's post-racial

"We tired of u n------ keep
movin in are neighborhood!!" read the letter.  "you need to move across 8
mile. we just need to start killing you n------ one by one!"

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