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Detroit News Muzzles Readers
American Thinker, by Colin Flaherty

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Posted By:magnante, 12/13/2013 8:48:53 AM

The Detroit News is really upset about how its readers talk about race. (snip) The readers are so off-message about commenting on race at the MLive website that the newspaper felt it needed to post rules about how comply with the racial guidelines: How to discuss racial issues on MLive without violating the Community Rules. First, if you see one of the daily stories about black history month or the black museum or whatever, and you wonder in the comments sections why there is no counterpart for white or Asian or Amish people, you will be removed. That is a "false equivalence,"

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: catfur27, 12/13/2013 9:07:22 AM     (No. 9652153)

....and don´t even THINK about trying to sell a " black car that doesn´t work " in the classifieds...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 12/13/2013 9:09:21 AM     (No. 9652156)

There is a simple solution to the problem of PC censorship: Stop reading the Detroit News and other rags that attempt to impose it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 12/13/2013 9:38:27 AM     (No. 9652198)

Oh dear. More lefties fostering ´tolerance´ via thought and word control.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Bohallx, 12/13/2013 9:51:30 AM     (No. 9652216)

The black gangs in Detroit have he power to order this and probably did so ~ plus there´s this threat that the 1967 disturbances could be restarted in a Detroit Sec and they´d probably get burned out.

This is the power of Fascism ~ to successfully intimidate even Leftwingtards ~ or, more especially the Leftwingtards.

They are in a long term lovers spat.

I think the black gangs are winning.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: caddyjak, 12/13/2013 9:58:40 AM     (No. 9652223)

And convicted and jailed former mayor Kywame Kilpatrick was endorsed not once but twice by the Detroit News. Go figure.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 12/13/2013 10:25:06 AM     (No. 9652268)

With all the ´post apocalyptic´ TV and movies being filmed now, maybe Detroit could make some money renting out some of their neighborhoods as film sets. Sort of help themselves pay off some of their bills and some pension funding. Some of the grimmest photos I have seen of Detroit are just ghostly in their decay.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: EnsignOToole, 12/13/2013 10:52:05 AM     (No. 9652307)

As a recent escapee from Michigan, this article naturally caught my eye. Yesterday there was an article posted here from Michigan Live News written by Jen Eyer with the list of rules referred to in this article.

Part of my comment from yesterday is worth repeating today:
I am so glad to have moved out of Michigan and no longer have to put up with this elitist balderdash* - mainly coming from the People´s Republic of Ann Arbor... Of course they are all too good to go live in downtown Detroit and help it to recover.

*bal·der·dash [bawl-der-dash] noun
1.senseless, stupid, or exaggerated talk or writing; nonsense.


My opinion is the same today as it was yesterday -stop visiting MLive News and now stop buying the Detroit News. The only way to stop this balderdash is to withhold your money, your ears, and your attention.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: KingBubo, 12/13/2013 10:57:47 AM     (No. 9652313)

Because most of these sites are commented on by racists on both sides. Adds nothing to anything constructive

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Peaches, 12/13/2013 1:06:28 PM     (No. 9652481)

One of the gazillion reasons I stopped purchasing the Detroit News and Detroit Free Press years ago -- both are infested with leftist idiots.

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