…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger
After Zimmerman / Trayvon Martin apology of sorts I am not sure that any additional illustrations of how the Left media works are needed, but for all good it might do: the article from American Thinker – The Story Unravels: New Questions about Trayvon Martin’s Final Hour by Jeff Lipkes -
“It was a fable for our times:
Once upon a time, a nice young man set off from his dad’s fiancée’s home before the NBA All-Star game to buy some Skittles and Arizona Tea for his stepbrother. Although the lad was seventeen, he looked like a cute twelve-year-old. Along came a burly ex-con racist vigilante who didn’t like the idea of a young African-American male walking around his gated community at night. The cop-wannabe stalked the frightened boy, cornered him, and then shot him. But the racist police didn’t arrest the murderer. The conscience of the nation was stirred. Protests erupted from coast to coast. The gunning down of young, unarmed black males by white Rambos — and the occasional “white Hispanic” — is an all-too-common occurrence in the US of A.
Now the MSM narrative is unravelling, thanks to Al Gore’s nifty invention, the internet. The average MSNBC viewer may not have the smarts and curiosity to do a Google search, but other people do. “ Read more
It seems to be exactly the type of writing Finkelstein and Conroy seek to suppress, though some may say that the merino mentality of the Australian media makes any further legislative restrictions almost superfluous. Americans are better served in that regard, fingers crossed, and the above-mentioned article is a fine example. Majority of journalists worldwide are, unfortunately, beyond contempt. Sometimes I wonder; besides the covert and overt anti-democratic, pro-socialist bias, do those journalists harbour a visceral hatred of the truth?