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The Media Downplay Murder When It's Black-on-White and Black-on-Black

BARBARA3256 Wrote: Apr 09, 2012 8:12 AM
What the media is also "playing down" is the report that over 50,000 Libyan civilians have been killed as a result of Obama's support of NATO's illegal invasion with US taxpayer's $$$$. Included in this number is a reported 30,000 Black Libyans. There have been no comments by the NUL or the NAACP..or that group of fearless CBC..with the exception of Jesse Jackson, Jr.. His asking for an investigation of the thousands of deaths has apparently gone nowhere. What about you Mr. Elder? http://www.globalresearch.ca/PrintArticle.php?articleId=26643 Massacre of Blacks in Libya By NATO-backed Rebels Continues As World Watches United Nations Says "No Comment" On Ethnic Cleansing Of Black Libyans

Why did the Trayvon Martin case become such a huge national story?

Is it because an innocent black teenager lost his life at the hands of a man, George Zimmerman, who "racially profiled" him? Is it that the victim is black and the shooter was not? Is it because the major media push the narrative that white anti-black racism remains an "unresolved" national issue? Is it because "civil rights activist" and MSNBC host Al Sharpton demands the shooter's arrest, threatening peaceful civil disobedience and "economic sanctions"?

If violent black-white crime generates headlines, where were the media after the...