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White man wearing BLM T-shirt brutally attacked at event for senate candidate in Arizona

A man wearing a T-shirt that said “Black Lives Matter” was brutally assaulted by supporters of a candidate running for senate at an event in Arizona. The victim, who is a 73-year-old White man, could be seen on cellphone video standing in front of an angry group of people after he walked into the building where the event took place. Several people confronted the man and made demeaning and racially-charged comments before some of them began to punch and hit the man. The senate candidate — who looks at least 10 years older than his Wiki bio claims — is also accused of being a part of the attack. It is unclear if anything precipitated the assault before the cellphone video was recorded. The event was reportedly a meet-and-greet for the extreme right-wing candidate who recently sai...