Re: Are Al Sharpton, Jeremiah Wright, Farrakan, and Malik Shabbaz... Racists?
Originally Posted by Sheik Yerbuti
Don't know if they're racist or not, though Farrakhan is most certainly anti-Semitic, but I do recognize that they're all old enough to have lived in the U.S. before civil rights passed in the mid-60's, at a time when the country was racist against them in many parts. So in some regards, I can understand if they are racist and still harbor resentment against white folks and can definitely sympathize why they are so clearly pro-black.
so IOW, it's OK for them to be racist because they are black? I guess that makes it OK for me to be racist since I have a good friend who was raped by a black man