Who says talk will heal racial divide?

Who says talk will heal racial divide?

There are 4 comments on the South Florida Sun-Sentinel story from Feb 24, 2009, titled Who says talk will heal racial divide?. In it, South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports that:

Hey, black folks, do you know any white folks? Good. OK, I want you to go up to them right now and, as politely as you can, start sharing your most deeply held racial views.

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Boone, NC

#1 Feb 24, 2009
One has to look no further than Sharpton, et al, being so "outraged" at the NY Post cartoon. He wants everyone at the Post fired, and a full government investigation.

Now anyone who thinks about this for more than 5 seconds can understand there was no intent by the Post to imply that the President was a Chimp because the President didn't author the bill, Pelosi and Reid did. But even more to the point, according to these "correct " people it's ok to imply that a white person is thinking like a chimp, but it's not ok to imply that a black person is thinking like a chimp.

This incident reminds me of one in Georgia a few years. A black woman wanted a local police officer fired because while on duty, on a very hot day, monitoring a black pride parade, he was eating a banana. That's it. Nothing more. And she wanted him fired.

Cowards? Hardly.

Boone, NC

#2 Feb 24, 2009
Want another sterling example? Topix considers the word for a Tarzan pet that rhymes with shrimp to be nasty enough to censor. See my post above. Now how crazy is that?

Englewood, TN

#3 Feb 24, 2009
Black, white, chinese, jewish , hispanic etc History Month only divides us. We should only have American History Month and teach about american contributions that include everybody white,black, yellow, blue etc

Pembroke, NC

#4 Mar 3, 2009
The good news is that racism is an equal opportunity employer. jesse jackson, al sharpton, jeremy wright, louis farrakhan, and cynthia mckinney are all racists and are a disgrace to the legacy Martin Luther King left to the country.

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