Only in America
▪ An Ohio firefighter was suspended for saying he’d rather save a dog than an African-American from a burning building. “One dog is more important than a million n-----s,” Tyler Roysdon wrote on Facebook. He was immediately suspended by Franklin Township officials for “conduct unbecoming a township employee.” Roysdon’s wife said her husband had apologized, but added that everyone “is entitled to their own opinion.”
▪ More than 100 faculty members at the University of California, Berkeley, have called for a boycott of all classes during “Free Speech Week.” The four-day event, starting Sept._24, will feature right-wing speakers Steve Bannon, Ann Coulter, and Milo Yiannopoulos. The faculty said students should not risk their “physical and mental safety” in such a hostile environment.