As we reported last night, the Chicago Police Department is questioning four suspects after a highly disturbing live video streamed on the Internet showed a man being beaten and tortured to shouts of “f**k white people” and “f**k Donald Trump.”

Though the authorities are still gathering all the facts, Black Lives Matter activist Deray McKesson has already helped the police by ruling something out:

Well, that portion of the investigation can be called off then. Or maybe not.

But some who replied to McKesson blamed the Right (predictably) for how this story has played out:

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BuzzFeed’s compendium of hateful incidents post-election seems a bit tame in light of that torture video