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….AND PEOPLE WONDER WHY BLACK WOMEN ARE DEGRADED AND DISRESPECTED IN AMERICA?

A very eloquent response to the Isaiah Thomas issue.

Here are the lead paragraphs from the AP story:

Knicks Exec Explains Use of Vulgar Term
By PAT MILTON, Associated Press Writer

Tue Sep 18, 6:02 Am

NEW YORK – To New York Knicks coach Isiah Thomas, hearing a white man refer to a black woman using a certain vulgar term would be “highly offensive.”

But he said he wouldn’t be so offended if he heard a black man use the same term to refer to a black woman.

“I do make a distinction,” Thomas said in a videotaped deposition played for a jury Monday in his sexual harassment trial.
(Read the rest of the AP article here. )
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Verbal abuse is unacceptable no matter who or where it comes from. Period.
See the post at ….AND PEOPLE WONDER WHY BLACK WOMEN ARE DEGRADED AND DISRESPECTED IN AMERICA?

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