Black Hot Fire Network
June 2, 2023
A Kansas man was indicted by a federal grand jury for using guns, death threats and racial slurs to intimidate Black people and interfere with multiple federally-protected rights. The indictment alleges that, on July 27, 2022, Austin Schoemann, 30, of Wichita, brandished a firearm and used racial slurs in order to threaten two Black juveniles, […]
March 13, 2023
CNN — A Mississippi man has been sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison for burning a cross in his front yard to intimidate a Black family, according to a news release from the US Justice Department.
March 12, 2023
(CNN) A Mississippi man has been sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison for burning a cross in his front yard to intimidate a Black family, according to a news release from the US Justice Department. Axel Cox, 24, was sentenced to 42 months in connection to the cross burning, which happened in December 2020 […]
December 5, 2022
A Mississippi man pleaded guilty in federal court to burning a cross in his front yard with the intent to intimidate a Black family, the US justice department said. Axel Cox, 24, of Gulfport in south Mississippi, mounted a wooden cross in his front yard on . . .
A Mississippi man has pleaded to a federal hate crime for burning a cross to intimidate his Black neighbors, according to the Department of Justice. Axel C. Cox, 24, of Gulfport, Miss., admitted to violating the Fair Housing Act when he used threatening and racially derogatory remarks to a Black family and burned a cross […]
December 4, 2022
December 3, 2022
A Mississippi man pleaded guilty to a federal hate crime after he burned a cross in his front yard to intimidate his Black neighbors. Axel Cox, 24, of Gulfport, admitted that on Dec. 3, 2020, he gathered supplies from his home, made them into a wooden cross and propped it up in his yard so […]
April 27, 2022
MSNBC host Joy Reid set out on one more tirade against Gov. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., on Monday, guaranteeing that, notwithstanding all the “dictator” things he’s doing in the state with respect to Disney and redistricting, he presently has his “own private police force” intended to “scare” Black Floridians “out of having the option to cast […]