In Oklahoma, angry white men with assault rifles simulate a brutal lynching of Kevin Durant

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https://twitter.com/WestinWood/status/750105915106299904

Westin Wood posted a video of himself and others firing assault rifles into Kevin Durant’s jersey.

(@WestinWood/via Twitter)

This is completely and utterly disgusting.

On Monday, Westin Wood, a resident of Tulsa, Oklahoma, posted a video of himself and several white friends, pouring gasoline on a Kevin Durant jersey before unloading rounds of ammunition into it with their assault rifles – riddling it with bullets and setting it on fire .

Maybe you don’t know the history of lynching in America. Maybe you don’t know the history of lynching in Oklahoma. Maybe you don’t know the history of lynching in Tulsa, Oklahoma, but make no mistake about it – to me, this appears to be a familiar assertion of white supremacist power, anger and violence. Hundreds and hundreds of the 4,075 documented cases of African-Americans being…

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