Friday, September 30, 2011

Obama in diapers sign draws 60 protesters

New Orleans, Louisiana – A group of about 60 people protested outside a New Orleans home where a man mounted a sign depicting President Barack Obama in a diaper. The protesters, who included former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, gathered outside Timmy Riley’s Calhoun Street home to demand the removal of the sign, which they said is disrespectful to Obama and African-Americans in general. However, the sign remained in place and police said Riley has the right to express himself.  more