The bigots who live among us require symbols for their hate. Thanks to the racists of Jena, the noose has returned as the symbol du jour of racism.

It’s bad enough that these no-neck neanderthals use hate to justify their bigotry but using the hangman’s noose is the lowest of the low.

It would be best if they just used those nooses on themselves.

In Jena and Beyond, Nooses Return as a Symbol of HateWhen he reached his third-story workstation at a construction site near Pittsburgh two weeks ago, Errol Madyun saw the noose — thick, neatly knotted and strong enough to hang a man. [Washington Post Political News]