New York Giants full-back Nikita Whitlock New Jersey apartment was reportedly burglarized and vandalized with anti-Semitic and racist graffiti, including swastikas, “KKK” and the words “Go back to Africa” and “f****** n*****.” left disturbing racist graffiti.
Whitlock told New York’s WCBS-TV it was the second time they had been broken into the house. the burglars on Tuesday night also took jewelry. “It’s about to be 2017. Oppression, violence, racism, hatred, violence, there’s no need for that.”
The whole family, Whitlock, his wife Ashley and their two children were not at home at the time of the burglary. “It’s very disgusting, actually. It’s very disheartening, ” Ashley Whitlock said. “You hear about things that do happen, but you never think, ‘Oh, this is going to happen to me.’”
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WCBS-TV also appeared to show “Trump” written among the massages. “It just re-establishes that no matter where you are, no matter who you are, this can happen to you, ” said Nikita Whitlock.
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today said it was deeply troubled over the “searing attack” on the home of Nikita Whitlock.
Evan R. Bernstein, New York Regional Director said “It is deeply concerning to see such a searing attack, apparently intended to intimidate and instill fear and one that has the potential to make individuals feel highly vulnerable and insecure.
“We commend Mr. Whitlock for firmly expressing that oppression, violence, racism and hatred have no place in our towns and cities, ” Mr. Bernstein said. “Mr. Whitlock should know that ADL stands closely with him and his family as they cope in the aftermath of this hate incident.”