‘Dylann Roof exposed the underbelly of American politics’ – activist

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July 9, 2015 by socialaction2014


Hate groups like the Ku Klux Klan and the Aryan Nation have thrown their support behind Dylann Storm Roof, the 21-year-old who confessed to shooting and killing nine African-American churchgoers in order to start a “race war.” The white supremacist groups are applauding Roof’s violent actions and the hateful philosophy that influenced him. RT’s Simone Del Rosario speaks with anti-racism activist Daryle Lamont Jenkins about the roots of Roof’s hate and what it says about the country’s current tensions.

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