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WATCH: Michigan police stop black man for ‘looking suspiciously’ at white woman

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Police in Royal Oak, Michigan were caught on video stopping a black man for allegedly “looking suspiciously” at a white women.

According to MetroTimes, 20-year-old Devin Myers was approached by officers while walking in to Inn Season Cafe.

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A video of the incident was broadcast live on Facebook by Kimiko Adolph.

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“This young man is stopped because a Caucasian lady said that he looked at her suspiciously and he has been pulled over walking going to eat by two police officers for suspicion of being black,” Adolph explains in the video.

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Myers was eventually allowed to go free. The white woman was not immediately identified.

Inn Season Cafe reportedly covered the cost of Myers’ meal.

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Stephen Miller praises Trump for having the ‘courage to stand up’ and put migrant children in jail

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White House aide Stephen Miller insisted on Sunday that migrant children who have been imprisoned by the Trump administration have "psychological damage" that occurred before they were incarcerated.

In an interview on Fox News, correspondent John Roberts spoke to Miller about the detention policy that allows family separations.

Roberts observed that some migrants could be detained for "years" because of the backlog in the immigration system.

Miller disagreed, insisting that migrants could be processed in 40 to 60 days in most cases.

"These housing facilities are extremely carefully appointed to make sure the rights of migrants are protected," Miller said. "And everything you've heard in the media about this is totally 100% false."

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‘Go back to China’: Racist white woman goes berserk after she allegedly hits ‘chinky’ Asian woman’s car

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A racist white woman who was identified as Carla Waldman unleashed a rant on a Asian woman over parking conditions at a Canadian shopping center.

In a video that went viral over the weekend, Waldman can be seen complaining about Xu's parking even though Waldman's car has crossed over the line.

"We don't want you here because you can't drive," Waldman says in the video, sticking her tongue out at Xu.

"You crossed the line," Xu points out as the camera pans down to show the two cars touching.

"You don't know a damn thing!" Waldman shouts. "Go back to China where you belong. You f*cking asshole."

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WATCH: Climate activists chant ‘failure of leadership’ at Tom Perez after DNC votes against climate debate

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Activists walked out of the Democratic National Committee's summer meeting in San Francisco after the organization voted against allowing a climate change debate during the 2020 primary.

DNC Chair Tom Perez imposed strict rules on the debates, which prevented a climate change debate from occurring. Climate activists had forced a vote, hoping to overrule the party boss.

"The Democratic Party needs the energy, motivation, and organizing capacity of young people to defeat Trump in 2020. But Tom Perez keeps shooting the party in the foot by rejecting that energy and turning it away," the Sunrise Movement said in a statement.

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