[ SOURCE ] An African American employee of cable news channel CNN was racially taunted during the Republican National Convention.
An attendee of the convention threw peanuts at the CNN employee and shouted, "this is how we feed the animals."
CNN put on this statement.
"CNN can confirm there was an incident directed at an employee inside the Tampa Bay Times Forum earlier this afternoon," the statement read. "CNN worked with convention officials to address this matter and will have no further comment."