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A #UTC football coach #ChrisMalone FIRED for racially-charged tweet against #StaceyAbrams! [Details]

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga offensive line coach Chris Malone has been relieved of his duties after he posted a tweet attacking Georgia voting rights activist Stacey Abrams. Malone posted the tweet late Tuesday night and it gained attention throughout the day Wednesday, becoming a firestorm after reaching the national media Wednesday night. He has since deleted his Twitter account.

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#StaceyAbrams WINS Dem primary in Georgia gubernatorial race! [details]

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FILE – In this Tuesday, March 6, 2018 file photo, Stacey Abrams holds a news conference in Atlanta to announce she has qualified to run for governor. The record number of women expected to run for office in 2018 are already breaking barriers, upending traditional campaigning as they look to introduce themselves to an electorate they hope is eager for change. (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

[via Associated Press]

Stacey Abrams won Georgia’s Democratic primary in the gubernatorial race Tuesday, becoming the state’s first woman nominee for governor from either major party.

If the former state House minority leader wins the general election in November, she’ll become the first black woman governor in the U.S.
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