Wednesday, October 29, 2014

OK, print slurs used by blacks, too

N-Word Printed Twice On Front Page Of MSU Student Newspaper

By Eddie Scarry, Oct. 29, 2014,

Missouri State University’s student newspaper,The Standard, caused controversy this week over the paper’s front page on Tuesday which featured in large font the words “n***er” and “f**k.”

The front page story was related a general black equality protest that took place two weeks ago before the schools homecoming football game. The mostly black protesters held signs that said things like “Don’t Shoot” and “Hands Up,” which harken back to police shootings across the nation that involve unarmed black men.

The paper’s front page had the phrases, “I don’t care about niggers” and “fuck you all,” which were quotes taken from the story that were supposedly said by other students to the protesters.

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