[Marxism] CNN's Octavia Nasr's firing and what the liberal media allows

Andrew Pollack acpollack2 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 9 07:05:04 MDT 2010


Arab-American journalists 'under siege':
http://www.maannews.net/eng/ViewDetails.aspx?ID=297884
PS: good article on diverse crowds at Fadlallah's funeral (found at mrzine)
http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/lebanon/100706/women-mourn-loss-liberal-shiite-cleric


On Fri, Jul 9, 2010 at 1:56 AM, Joaquín Bustelo <jbustelo at bellsouth.net> wrote:
>        Now wait a minute, you say, CNN --and especially the International
> operation-- have lots of people of color. Sure they do. But the rule for
> staying there is to be whiter than white, like that moron Fareed
> Zakariah, with his "yassa massa" smile and inside-the-beltway Washington
> cliche opinions.
>
>        They are today's version of Sammy Davis Jr., meant to make liberals
> feel righteous because they wouldn't mind someone like that moving in
> next door ... or at least down the street (preferably on the opposite
> sidewalk).
>
>        Of course, the liberals at Salon and ... elsewhere ... can comfort
> themselves with the thought that this was really JUST "ideological," an
> outrageous example of censorship and all that.
>
>        Go ahead and believe that.
>
>        I'm sure it'll make you feel better.
>




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