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Watch: Racist white Chicago Cubs fans attack Hispanic man in bleacher brawl — security takes Hispanic man away

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Fans of the Chicago Cubs have a long history of racist antics, from t-shirts deriding Hispanic opponents as their lawnboys to attacking their own black players.

The team’s fanbase is defined from its cross-town rival by redlining and it’s been argued that the “curse” that left the team losing for so many decades was actually just racism, as the owner refused to field black ballplayers, limiting the team’s ability to compete.

The team owner has close ties to President Donald Trump, and was rumored to even be joining his cabinet and is now a senior agent of the Republican National Committee.

And yet, an ugly incident after last night’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates is still shocking.

In a video posted to Twitter, several white men attack two men of color and then call one a “f*cking spic.”

It’s unclear what provoked the conflict, but the Hispanic men were taken away by security as the white man continued to hurl racist slurs.

“Yeah, take the f*cking white people’s side! F*ck that!,” the Hispanic man said as he was lead away.

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“Beaners! Spics!” yelled the white man who was allowed to remain in his seat.

“Don’t record me!” he screams once he realizes he is on video.

The white man involved in the fight and what appears to be Wrigley Field security then advance on the person recording his racist rant.

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Fox News writer: Harvard reject was just ‘espousing conservatism’ when he used the N-word 11 times

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Michael Knowles argued for Fox News this week that Kyle Kashuv was only "espousing conservatism" when he was rejected by Harvard for using the N-word at least 11 times and calling to "kill all the f*cking Jews."

In an op-ed on the Foxnews.com website, Knowles asserted that Kashuv is being singled out by Harvard because he has conservative views.

"The cruel irony is that, while there is no evidence that Kyle Kashuv harbors any actual racial bigotry, there is plenty of evidence that Harvard does," Knowles wrote. "Plaintiffs in a major racial discrimination lawsuit against the university introduced evidence last year demonstrating that Harvard systematically disadvantages Asian-American applicants."

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Trump’s acting Pentagon chief abruptly resigns after FBI investigation delays his Senate confirmation hearing

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President Donald Trump's acting defense secretary abruptly resigned after an FBI investigation further delayed his confirmation hearings.

Patrick Shanahan has headed the Department of Defense since January, after James Mattis resigned, but the Pentagon has been fielding questions from the media about his personal life -- including accusations of abuse from his ex-wife, who was also arrested as part of a domestic dispute.

"Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, who has done a wonderful job, has decided not to go forward with his confirmation process so that he can devote more time to his family," Trump tweeted.

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Lock him up? Democrats are pushing prosecution for Trump — but those calls alarm some law enforcement vets

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President Donald Trump -- whose rallies are still punctuated with "lock her up" chants" -- may face turnabout from his Democratic rivals.

Some Democratic candidates are openly threatening Trump with prosecution once he's out of office, and those taunts are alarming to some law enforcement veterans, reported Politico.

“Presidents aren’t supposed to suggest there be investigations or prosecutions of particular people, let alone their political rivals,” said Matt Axelrod, a former Justice Department senior official under Obama. “President Trump has flagrantly and repeatedly violated that norm, but that doesn’t mean the norm has been obliterated.”

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