Documenting hate in Grand Junction

Here are additional recently-spotted signs that bring the hate and racism lurking in Grand Junction right out into the open:

This horrific sticker was spotted on a white Ford pickup truck in northwest Grand Junction on 8/4/18

A “Haji” is a slur for a Muslim, specifically one who has made the pilgrimage to Mecca. The “ZF” stands for “Zero Foxtrot,” the “U.S. Marine veteran owned and operated company” that sells these shameful stickers.

Sure enough, a wider shot of the back of this truck shows it has U.S. Marine Corps license plates, effectively linking racism and xenophobia with the U.S. Military, specifically Marine Corps veterans:

 

Another sticker shows the overbearing gun mentality and embrace of violence of some in Grand Junction:

Photo credit: B. Sorensen

 

 

 

2 comments for “Documenting hate in Grand Junction

  1. Seamus
    August 5, 2018 at 1:23 pm

    Hate and Racism aren’t exactly “lurking” in Grand Junction. They’re out in the open, from stupid bumper stickers to big ol’ confederate flags.

  2. Melania
    August 5, 2018 at 12:04 am

    He is an ignorant ****.

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