Racist displays of nooses in wake of 'Jena 6'
A recent USA Today article makes note of a dozen instances of racist actions that have received public attention many using involving nooses which was the initial antagonizing object in the Jena 6 case.
A black Professor at Teachers College of Columbia University found a noose on her office door.
Over 10,000 people gathereda/a> in Jena on September 20th protesting the conviction of the black students in the Jena 6 case.
Another one of the racial incidents was in Hempstead, NY when a noose was found in the police department locker room. The display was appraently directed at the recently appointed deputy chief, Willie Dixon. The FBI is investigating the case and Dixon said "I feel a lot better knowing that the proper authorities are taking this seriously."