Comment Of The Day by Mets4ever on “Cop bungle almost new Sean Bell case”

Good lawd… while I think this is exaggerate just a tad (I don’t think 50 bullets would have been fired here) I did read something that I personally have been trying to get my fellow brothers and sisters to get:

Mets4ever May 12, 2008 4:18:26 PM Report Offensive Post

>>>>Sports……Excerpt from a J. Whitlock column………………Thank you, Don Imus. You’ve given us (black people) an excuse to avoid our real problem…..we can once again wallow in victimhood, protest like it’s 1965 and delude ourselves into believing that fixing your hatred is more necessary than eradicating our self-hatred…I’m sure at least one of the marvelous young women on the Rutgers basketball team is somewhere snapping her fingers to the beat of 50 Cent’s or Snoop Dogg’s latest ode glorifying nappy-headed pimps and hos. I ain’t saying Jesse, Al and Vivian are gold-diggas, but they don’t have the heart to mount a legitimate campaign against the real black-folk killas. It is us. At this time, we are our own worst enemies. We have allowed our youths to buy into a culture (hip hop) that has been perverted, corrupted and overtaken by prison culture. The music, attitude and behavior expressed in this culture is anti-black, anti-education, demeaning, self-destructive, pro-music, attitude and behavior expressed in this culture is anti-black, anti-education, demeaning, self-destructive, pro-drug dealing and violent. Rather than confront this heinous enemy from within, we sit back and wait for someone like Imus to have a slip of the tongue and make the mistake of repeating the things we say about ourselves. It’s embarrassing………………………………………………………………………………..J. Whitlock Sports……Do you agree with any of this. Im not picking a fight but from what I can determine, you make the most sense at of a few of these bloggers and I think you are competent enough to be open minded.

But the question is what do you think? I think the great debate in the black community will be starting to climb (I hope).

Source: Daily News – Cop bungle almost new Sean Bell case, says Brooklyn senator



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