OKC County official, Larry Stein made racial remarks directed at black protesters in Ferguson, Missouri. He called blacks animals and thugs and later used the late Rev. Martin Luther King to justify those racial remarks. Above is screen shot of Stein’s initial remarks that he posted on facebook. Black caucus member, Mike Shelton criticized Stein for the remarks. This news story was posted on KFOR’s news site and it’s facebook page. Since the backlash Stein removed the derogatory facebook post; and it appears that he has privatized his twitter account as well.
Larry Stein is the Oklahoma County deputy assessor and the Communications Director for the Oklahoma GOP. Mike Shelton (OK-D)is also an Oklahoma State house member.