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Candidate’s use of N-word
dominates Broward School Board race

Miami Herald [FL], by Michael Vasquez

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Posted By:Ribicon, 8/11/2014 2:34:23 PM

Broward’s school system faces a whole host of challenges these days — such as the growing influence of charter schools and billions of dollars in needed school repairs. But another issue is dominating one School Board race: the N-word. Seven years after incumbent School Board member Ann Murray referred to the upper-level Sun Life Stadium seats as “n-- heaven,” the issue continues to haunt her candidacy for reelection. One reason is that Murray’s comment only became public knowledge in 2011, so this marks the first time that voters will be able to voice any displeasure at the ballot box.

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Murray´s opponent is a black woman; may as well throw herself into a volcano.

Compare and contrast the treatment here versus the article above it; police refuse to identify "random" hate killers on the loose as being black.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bpl40, 8/11/2014 3:38:12 PM     (No. 9961823)

Jesse Jackson referred to NYC as Heimey Town. Doesn´t seem to be worse for the wear!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: chumley, 8/11/2014 3:52:49 PM     (No. 9961847)

Ooh. The N word. The word that will tilt the earth on its axis, dry up your cow and cause a blight on your crops.
Go ahead. Say it out loud. You can try it privately at first. That´s when you´ll find it is just a word; a series of vibrations in the air. Nothing to be afraid of.
What a nation of cowards we have become.

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