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#NAACP files discrimination suit again #MyrtleBeach, MBPD over #BlackBikeWeek! [details]

NAACP leaders discuss _Operation Bike Week Justice_

The NAACP is finally taking ACTION against Myrtle Beach and the Myrtle Beach Police department!

[via WMBF News]
The NAACP has filed a race discrimination lawsuit against the City of Myrtle Beach and the Myrtle Beach Police Department, claiming discrimination against African-American tourists during Memorial Day Bikefest, also known as “Black Bike Week.”

The lawsuit filing was announced during a news conference Tuesday morning, alleging there are “stark differences in the treatment of African-American bikers during Black Bike Week compared to the treatment of majority-White bikers during Harley Week.”

[You can watch the full news conference BELOW] Continue reading #NAACP files discrimination suit again #MyrtleBeach, MBPD over #BlackBikeWeek! [details]

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