Focusing on the Real Issues
Posted by Jack Stephens on April 9, 2007
Afro-Neitzen comments on the Don Imus and Fox News/Congressional Black Caucus controversies and says:
We (and not just Blackfolk) are so easily distracted from the systemic problems that cause the high shock value examples of bigotry that turn our stomachs. We are indeed sickened, but apparently infirmed too much to go after the real culprits: the conglomerate-dominated media who chuckle while outraged civil rights groups and concerned citizens play what amounts to a racial justice version of the popular old-school arcade game, Whac-A-Mole.