Usually I am vain enough to think I should put everything in my own words, but this time, I think Doug has covered the whole Race Hatred got Overlooked thing
While the whole world is in an uproar over Phil Robertson’s suspension by A&E, and apparently — to the thinking of most — this is an unjust reprisal for a simple expression of his faith regarding homosexuality. Apparently everyone, media included, is all too happy to ignore his racial comments:
I never, with my eyes, saw the mistreatment of any black person. Not once. Where we lived was all farmers. The blacks worked for the farmers. I hoed cotton with them. I’m with the blacks, because we’re white trash. We’re going across the field …. They’re singing and happy. I never heard one of them, one black person, say, ‘I tell you what: These doggone white people’—not a word! … Pre-entitlement, pre-welfare, you say: Were they happy? They were godly; they were happy; no one was singing the blues.
Someone please explain to me how suggesting that a black man…
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