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Fans ejected from Fenway Park after hanging 'Racism is as American as baseball' banner - Washington Post

A banner reading “Racism is as American as baseball” was hung over the Green Monster at Fenway Park during a game between the Red Sox and Athletics on Wednesday night. It reportedly remained in place for a few minutes before being removed by stadium ...and more »

Fenway banner's message sparks debate over organizers' intent -

After unfurling a large banner that read “Racism is as American as baseball,” four people seated in the Green Monster were ejected from Fenway Park on Wednesday night. According to a Red Sox statement, the group was removed for violating the club's ...and more »

Racism has been a pervasive topic at Fenway Park this season -

The unfurling of a banner that read, “Racism is as American as Fenway Park” was another chapter in an ongoing Red Sox subplot in 2017. More than 58 years after the team became the last in Major League Baseball to integrate, the issue of racism has come ...and more »

Campaigners Unveil Banner Linking Racism and Baseball at Red Sox Game - U.S. News & World Report

Sep 13, 2017; Boston, MA, USA; Fans on top of the Green Monster display a racism sign between the top and bottom of the fourth inning during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson ...and more »

Protesters Unfurl 'Racism Is As American As Baseball' Sign At Boston Red Sox Game - HuffPost

Baseball fans online were left confused after protesters in the stands at Fenway Park unfurled an ambiguously written banner about racism over the scoreboard on Wednesday night. The protesters draped the banner, which read “Racism Is As American As ...and more »

Red Sox Game Attendees Denounce Racism With Banner - WBUR

The Red Sox say attendees who hung a sign about racism over the Green Monster during a game were escorted from Fenway Park because of club policy "prohibiting signs of any kind to be hung or affixed to the ballpark." Some attendees unfurled a sign that ...and more »

So-called 'Boston Antifa' not involved in banner drop at Fenway - The Boston Globe

The people who were actually behind the banner said the alleged antifascist group had no involvement. By Steve Annear Globe Staff September 14, 2017. After a giant black banner cascaded over the Green Monster this week during a game at Fenway Park ...and more »

'Racism Is as American as Baseball' Banner Unfurled at Fenway Park - New York Times

Four fans were ejected from Fenway Park in Boston after they unveiled an anti-racism banner over the Green Monster on Wednesday night. “Racism is as American as baseball,” the sign said. The banner was unfurled in the fourth inning, just above an ...and more »

Fenway Park Security Confiscate 'Racism Is as American as Baseball' Fan Banner - Bleacher Report

Fans were removed from Fenway Park during Wednesday's game between the Oakland Athletics and Boston Red Sox after a banner with the caption "Racism is as American as baseball" was hung from the Green Monster. Comcast SportsNet New England's Evan ...and more »

MLB: Red Sox Eject 'Racism is as American as Baseball' Protesters from Fenway Park During Loss to Oakland Athletics - Newsweek

The Boston Red Sox ejected four people from Fenway Park on Wednesday night after a banner reading “Racism is as American as baseball” was draped over one of the stands. The sign appeared during the middle of the fourth inning of the Red Sox' 7-3 loss ...and more »