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1 Destro  Tue, Nov 20, 2012 1:50:00pm

An almost forgotten episode of NYC history where even in so called liberal NY, racism is strong (especially in the Reagan 80s).

Good article.

2 Political Atheist  Tue, Nov 20, 2012 2:21:09pm

re: #1 Destro

Agreed good article and Ken Burns is unassailable for credibility.
This just shows that racism is not unique to conservatives. In fact assuming it is would be just just another kind bigotry. Who needs that?

3 John Q  Tue, Nov 20, 2012 3:42:35pm

And remember - Donald Trump called for the five to be executed.

4 Destro  Tue, Nov 20, 2012 3:57:36pm

re: #3 John Q

And remember - Donald Trump called for the five to be executed.

I did not know that. Thanks.

5 Destro  Tue, Nov 20, 2012 3:58:28pm

re: #2 Daniel Ballard

Agreed good article and Ken Burns is unassailable for credibility.
This just shows that racism is not unique to conservatives. In fact assuming it is would be just just another kind bigotry. Who needs that?

Racism is absolutely not limited to the GOP and big city Democrat machines can be just as racist.


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