Latifah Muhammad
Original

Georgia Bar Posts Sign Saying The White House Smells Of “Collard Greens & Fried Chicken”

 

The racism behind America’s first Black president continues. Select businesses in the state of Georgia are building a reputation for defaming President Obama due to the color of his skin, the latest of which is a bar in Marietta.

Mulligan’s Food & Spirits has come under fire for adding the statement “I heard the White House smelled like collard greens and fried chicken,” to its pitiful marquee, and a civil rights group has had enough of the disrespect.  Last week, the  New Order National Human Rights Organization announced plans to boycott the establishment.

Gerald Rose, founder of NONHRO, sent an email to different news outlets, explaining the reasoning for the protest:

 “As African Americans we UNDERSTAND the meaning of FREEDOM of SPEECH, and we can also SEE when people ABUSE that RIGHT just to show their IGNORANCE! The Mulligan’s Restaurant is NOT a STRANGER in DISPLAYING their HATE toward ANYONE that’s ou…tside of their own race. So, being the case Gerald E. Rose and New Order will be holding a PRESS CONFERENCE on THIS TUESDAY at 11:00am at the Mulligan’s Food & Spirits. As a race we have come TOO FAR to GO BACKWARDS, and instead of REMAINING SILENT our VOICES will be HEARD!”

The bar has a long been popular for spreading racist views. Former owner,  Mike Mulligan, who died last year, was the man behind several disgusting signs in front of the business which also made fun of Latinos and Muslims. He was also known to wear a T-shirt depicting the president as a monkey. After he passed, his daughters took over the business and picked up where he left off with racially insensitive statements.

 

MORE ON HIP-HOP WIRED!

• Get Rich: A Timeline of Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson’s Biggest Business Ventures

• 10 Awesome Rapper-Inspired Tumblr Pages [PHOTOS]

• 7 Awkward Moments From Mitt Romney’s Presidential Campaign [PHOTOS/VIDEO]

• Bangin Candy: Bronx Bombshell Mayoli Sena [PHOTOS]

• Raekwon’s Only Built 4 Cuban Linx… Gets Deluxe “Purple Tape Cassette Box” Reissue [PHOTOS]

• Sons: 8 Rappers Whose Children Made Headlines For Allegedly Breaking The Law

• The Pelican Brief: A Bird’s Guide To “Making It” In America [PHOTOS]

• Wired 25: The 25 Winners Of The Summer Of 2012

Photo: South Cobb Patch

Comment Comments: 1 Tags Tags: president obama, racism, georgia
  • Jason Wright

    “Anti-Racists” say there should be no White Countries
    “Anti-Racists” say there should be no White Towns
    “Anti-Racists” say there should be no White Neighbourhoods
    “Anti-Racists” say there should be no White Schools
    “Anti-Racists” say there should be no White Anything
    “Anti-Racists” say there should be no White Children

    “Anti-Racists” NEVER demand this of ANY non-white group. They ONLY demand this program of GENOCIDE on to white children

    Anti-racist is a code word for Anti-White.