TV News LIES

Wednesday, Aug 16th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Domestic (USA) New York City newspaper refers to President Obama as 'N*****' in headline

New York City newspaper refers to President Obama as 'N*****' in headline

E-mail Print PDF

Racial slur in NY paperA local New York City newspaper is putting itself on the map in a big way thanks an op-ed by author James Lincoln Collier with the title "The [Expletive] in the White House."

In the headline, the WestView News of NYC's West Village used the racial slur to refer to President Barack Obama.

Underneath Collier's piece, which actually argued that "far right voters hate Obama because he is black," the paper ran another op-ed written by African-American columnist Alvin Hall called, "The Headline Offends Me."

The paper's editor, George Capsis, attempted to explain the use of the word.

"The editorial staff continues to object" to the use of the word, Capsis wrote, the New York Post reported. "In this article, however, Jim reminded me that The New York Times avoids using the word which convinced me that WestView should."

TVNL Comment:  The problem is that ths rag sheet, which is free for those who need more toliet paper, is referred to as a 'newspaper.'  This tiny operation found a way to get its 15 minutes of fame.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Why Nebraska prisons cause heart attacks, blindness and mental illness

Nebraska prisons terrible conditionsA prison holding more than three times as many people as it was designed to house....

Baltimore removes Confederate statues in wake of Charlottesville

Baltimore removes Confederate statues overnightBaltimore removed several Confederate statues early Wednesday, just days after violent protests erupted in Charlottesville, Va.,...

Heather Heyer remembered at Charlottesville memorial

Heather Heyer funeralFamily, friends and officials in Virginia gathered in Charlottesville on Wednesday to remember Heather Heyer, the...

Federal court: Arkansas can block Planned Parenthood money

Planned parenthood funds can be cut in Arkansas: Fed CourtA federal appeals court panel has ruled that Arkansas can block Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!