posted on Sep, 10 2003 @ 06:05 AM
Originally posted by Mycroft
Or it may have been a kid who didn't fit in with a predominantly white school who had a problem with some black kids who did fit in.
This is true. Also that would help explain the use of such racist type language and symbols being used. Although the kid who recieved the note
didn't fit in, according to the article anyway.
"Hudson has eight black students out of a 1,630-student population. The 17-year-old who received the note said that he has felt threatened on several
occasions at the school because of his race. He stayed out of school for three days after the most recent incident and he's trying to transfer to
Either way it is impossible to avoid racism being a part of it. Racism whether black against black, white against black, or white against white, are
all equally stupid. Being racist against one's own race just adds "self defeat" to stupidity, literally.
My statement earlier about the "N" word wasn't meant to imply that it wasn't a racist thing to say. I was only adding that it is also used by
racist people toward any and all races without restriction, while implying the same offensive meaning.