So fucking sick of seeing "racial tensions" as a wholly inaccurate and toothless substitute for racism. Amazing how all that "tension" comes from the white supremacist cracker of that equation.
Goddamn spineless corporate journalists. Yes, absolutely referring the NY Times and other publications right now.
Racism is racism.
Bad journalism is bad.
@slackz THANK YOU - this bugs the crap out of me, it's a way to subtly bury a "both sides" sentiment into every article about rank white supremacy.
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