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MSNBC host Toure: Murder
can be morally justified

Daily Caller, by Patrick Howley

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 12/26/2012 11:58:13 AM

MSNBC personality Toure, currently a co-host of the cable network’s mid-day chat show “The Cycle,” declared on his blog Monday that it’s morally acceptable for slaves to kill their owners. Toure made the declaration on toure.com, in a review of Quentin Tarantino’s new slavery-themed action film “Django Unchained.” “For the descendants of slaves, who live in a world still tangibly doused in slavery’s residue, watching Django kill his oppressors could possibly feel cathartic. If murder can ever be morally justified by the presence of clear, undiluted,

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Of course with morons like this guy it depends completely on your race. Those people at MessNBC have totally gone off the rails.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Michaelus, 12/26/2012 12:00:25 PM     (No. 9084284)

The actual slaves who actually lived in the USA were more decent than these idiots. They did not massacre their owners like the slaves of Haiti had done.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: gasmeterguy, 12/26/2012 12:03:06 PM     (No. 9084288)

I hesitate to opine on the article for I have never owned a slave nor do I know of anyone who was a slave.

Evidently the author is closer to slavery than the rest of us.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Safari Man, 12/26/2012 12:12:53 PM     (No. 9084308)

well... we are rapidly becoming slaves to our government, so what are the implications?


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Reply 4 - Posted by: Quigley, 12/26/2012 12:18:45 PM     (No. 9084321)

Thanks #2. These screwballs live in a mixed up dream world.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: sewa, 12/26/2012 12:19:52 PM     (No. 9084325)

Toure will have to go back to Africa and Arab lands to kill slaves. They are the only known present-day slave owners. If he is related (at least by his name) to now-deceased Guinean President Ahmed Sekou Toure, his ancestors were known for going throughout the forest country animistic tribes, either killing the men, or selling them into slavery, and taking their wives. His name was Samoury, and the stories are endless about him in Guinea and neighboring Sierra Leone.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Calico Al, 12/26/2012 12:23:28 PM     (No. 9084332)

Is he saying that Democrat Plantion owners are fair game?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: graniteman2009, 12/26/2012 12:29:00 PM     (No. 9084342)

This is too funny, does this idiot understand the ramifications of what he is saying?



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Reply 8 - Posted by: J F Ackerman, 12/26/2012 12:39:30 PM     (No. 9084365)

Comcast needs to fire this racist. I read this person as giving permission to blacks to murder whites, since he seems to think slavery is a kind of original sin for whites at all times and forever. Never mind that blacks were and continue to be the biggest slave owners and traders ever. Are there any adults at Comcast? Comcast owns this execrable channel. This Comcast racist is advocating murder!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Coy860, 12/26/2012 12:47:32 PM     (No. 9084380)

Toure and many other loose mouthed fools talk big. You see, when polled most think that the population is about 50% black and 50% white. They don´t have a clue that blacks comprise 14% of the total population of the USA.
Now Toure, please comment on those odds you dimwit.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Grant Hodges, 12/26/2012 12:53:25 PM     (No. 9084391)

Murder of slave-holders is immoral for the simple reason that it is illegal.

We have courts and punishments for slave holders. In fact we see such people prosecuted from time to time, especially wherever there are plenty of Islamic people.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: columba, 12/26/2012 12:56:40 PM     (No. 9084400)

The "legal" murder of over 54,000,000 babies by this nation CAN NOT be morally justified.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 12/26/2012 12:57:48 PM     (No. 9084405)

Were it not for slavery, all these aggrieved Negroes would still be in Africa, dirt-poor, diseased and barefoot...

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Newtsche, 12/26/2012 12:59:54 PM     (No. 9084411)

Moral or not, the immoral/amoral don´t get a say.



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Reply 14 - Posted by: bullhead, 12/26/2012 1:07:27 PM     (No. 9084431)

What is a "Toure"?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: john56, 12/26/2012 1:12:53 PM     (No. 9084445)

Obviously at MSNBC, if the "murderer" is some guy getting his head slammed against the sidewalk over and over again, that murder isn´t justified.



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Reply 16 - Posted by: noproblems, 12/26/2012 1:13:00 PM     (No. 9084446)

Toure is a moron, which is no surprise to anyone with a triple digit IQ.

I can just see these OWS talking about modern slavery. Murder is justified Toure?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: JHHolliday, 12/26/2012 1:26:14 PM     (No. 9084464)

So true, #12. Would Oprah have her billions were it not for slavery or Jamie Foxx be getting a fortune for playing a slave?

No one can excuse slavery but most blacks are much better off because their ancestors were brought from Africa.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: olcap, 12/26/2012 1:43:55 PM     (No. 9084485)

ALL races have been slaves at one time or another throughout history.

If I were ever enslaved, you can bet your ___ that I would do everything to regain my freedom. If that meant killing the person holding me in slavery, I would do it without an afterthought.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Immanuel Goldstein, 12/26/2012 1:51:59 PM     (No. 9084491)

This fool is basing his moral principals on a Quinten Tarentino movie?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: mabel normand, 12/26/2012 1:56:31 PM     (No. 9084500)

...And we´re done here. Thank you, everybody, and good night.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Kate318, 12/26/2012 2:04:39 PM     (No. 9084512)

This is what happens when you get rid of God, religion and a clear moral code that comes from both. Morals and ethics then become just a matter of opinion, open to interpretation according to your life experience. Instead of one God, we all become gods. Pretty intoxicating to the weak-minded.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Mr. Hanky, 12/26/2012 2:12:03 PM     (No. 9084531)

So what about the descendants of indigenous Mexican people? La Raza!
/s

What a racist idiot.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: OdinsAcolyte, 12/26/2012 2:36:28 PM     (No. 9084581)

True. Just watch and see...

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/26/2012 2:51:22 PM     (No. 9084604)

This blithering bit of ignorance could easily be transformed from slaveholder to modern day oppressors and incite a race war.

This idiot is probably against the death penalty where state run murder is morally justifiable.

Why wouldn´t someone who bludgeoned his 92 year old grandmother to death,get the death penalty?Worse than that he gets out of jail after serving 17 years.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: ronbet, 12/26/2012 3:00:04 PM     (No. 9084619)

I dunno, this Toure racist might be right; I see and hear a lot of liberals who make me wish they were dead.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 12/26/2012 3:04:22 PM     (No. 9084628)

We as a society always ask ourselves after a mass shooting what could have been done to prevent such an occurrence. I`m seriously beginning to believe the entire MSLSD staff of on air personalities are the type who would pull a gun an massacre a large group of people. These psycho`s are so extreme they warrant a closer look by the authorities. What type of an idiot would say such a stupid thing? Talk about giving the mentally ill an idea, not to mention their obsession with race.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: logiclogger, 12/26/2012 4:02:18 PM     (No. 9084686)

Honestly, I have no problem with a slave killing someone holding them slave in the literal sense.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: jeffreyabigail, 12/26/2012 4:08:02 PM     (No. 9084697)

"For the descendants of slaves, who live in a world still tangibly doused in slavery’s residue.."

As long as we have elitist blacks like this clown making statements that excuse bad behavior, the black community will never get anywhere.

Hey Toure, the 72% rate of black single-mother births was not caused by slavery. In fact I believe in 1920, 90% of blacks were born to a 2-parent family.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Teleologicus, 12/26/2012 4:31:58 PM     (No. 9084716)

Those who just cannot get enough of Toure´s special insights should take a look at his blog: http://toure.typepad.com/

One hesitates to say so -correct grammar is, after all, one of those code words Toure´ loves to talk about- but the first thing that jumps out is the same subject-verb disagreement that Obama repeatedly displays:

"I’m sure there’s things I’m missing."

Right. And one of them is subject-verb agreement. Our prez has the same problem.

What follows this mismatch is pretentious low-grade lit-crit cant in praise of a rap song about (or by) a run-of-the mill black urban criminal.

Toure´ may rationalize racial murder, but he definitely murders language and thought.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: pockets64, 12/26/2012 4:40:16 PM     (No. 9084726)

Unlike the POTUS, I would have a very hard time finding an ancestor who owned slaves.

Also, unlike the POTUS, I would have an easier time finding an ancestor who WAS a slave (and I´m white).

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Reply 31 - Posted by: 4Justice, 12/26/2012 5:10:14 PM     (No. 9084752)

Shouldn´t they start by killing their African brethren who sold the people into slavery in the first place???

What a stupid idiot. The only place that I know of where there are living slaves and living slave-owners is in the Arab Middle-East and Africa. Does this fool realize that almost EVERY race of people has been enslaved at one time or another? Slavery is NOT a "black thang". Fool.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Judge, 12/26/2012 5:14:52 PM     (No. 9084760)

When is whitey going to say...enough?

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Reply 33 - Posted by: juststop, 12/26/2012 6:15:49 PM     (No. 9084824)

Yikes!!!

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Reply 34 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 12/26/2012 6:25:25 PM     (No. 9084837)

Consult with the Bible first there, pal. The Bible neither condemns, nor condones slavery, as it was a very common practice in the Middle East as a means of paying off one´s debts. Slaves did have the right to run away from an abusive master, and could find refuge in the home of another free-man, however, the Bible NEVER condones murder.

Another thing these modern day "plantation blacks" have haunting them is the large number of slaves who decided to remain in the employ of their former masters post-War. They were far happier and better taken care of than the ones who made it to the the New York City slums.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: RoseOfTexas, 12/26/2012 7:28:21 PM     (No. 9084920)

As if race relations haven´t worsened enough in the past 4 years already. I considered taking my elderly mom to see Les Miz at a movie theater, but I think we´ll wait for Redbox. I don´t want to be anywhere nearby when a group gets out of this movie all fired up about killing whitey.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: hamrman, 12/26/2012 8:13:57 PM     (No. 9084952)

At a minimum this guy needs a drug test and a psych eval!

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/27/2012 4:51:34 AM     (No. 9085249)

If slaves can kill their owners, does that mean actual taxpayers can descend on Wash DC to wipe it out?

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The human kindling that makes up the flammable Republican base may soon burst into flames, again. Portions of that excitable cohort are looking — some with fawn-like eyes filled with hurt, others with sparks shooting from eyes narrowed like gun slits — askance at other Republicans urging Jeb Bush to seek the 2016 presidential nomination. A candidacy by Florida’s former governor would be desirable. But if Republicans want to avoid intra-party carnage, they should be very careful about doing what The Post recently reported: “Many of the Republican Party’s most powerful insiders and financiers have begun a behind-the-scenes campaign to draft

Sarah Palin Continues to Discredit Herself
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Commentary Magazine, by Peter Wehner    Original Article
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Sarah Palin continues to act in ways that confirm some of the more negative things said about her. For example, she’s taken to Facebook to attack the most recent budget plan by House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan.(Snip)Whatever differences Ms. Palin may have with the Ryan plan–and perhaps she’ll take the time to offer an actual critique of if rather than a Facebook entry with lots of upper case words–it’s hardly a joke. But what might elicit a roll of the eyes is comparing Ms. Palin’s views now versus what they were nearly four years ago. Consider this: On December

Harry Reid on Koch Brothers:
‘Shadow Billionaires’ Spending
to ‘Rig Our Political System’

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Cybercast News Service, by Penny Starr    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/3/2014 6:02:21 PM     Post Reply
At a press conference to push legislation to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) criticized industrialists David and Charles Koch, calling them “shadow billionaires” who use their wealth to “rig our political system.” Reid’s sharp comments come on a day when the Wall Street Journal published a commentary written by Charles Koch, in which he described the brothers’ decision to get involved in politics to preserve the individual freedom and free markets that he said are the pillars of the American republic. “These two men are a pair of shadow billionaires spending

Harry Reid Now Spreading Baseless Claim
that Koch Brothers Don´t Pay Corporate Taxes

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Weekly Standard, by John McCormack    Original Article
Posted By: MissMolly- 4/2/2014 2:53:59 PM     Post Reply
Senate majority leader Harry Reid has a whole page on his official Senate.gov website devoted to revealing "THE FACTS ABOUT THE KOCH BROTHERS." One of the alleged facts promoted on Reid´s website is that the Kochs do not pay any corporate taxes: “They are known for bankrolling conservative, Libertarian and Tea Party causes and became poster boys for corporate tax reform last year when an Obama Administration official suggested Koch is organized as an S Corp. and so pays no corporate level taxes.” The claim that the Koch brothers don´t pay corporate income taxes was first made by former White House official


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