Christian News Alerts – The racial tension in the United States is building and causing many people concern. Leading up to the Obama era, the talk of racism was pretty much gone. Now the subject of racism is back and commonplace, but not where one might think.
Now, in 2017, racism has been widely talked about by those on the Left. They have watered down the term by calling everyone racist when opposing their politics. An example of true racism can be found in the words of Minister Louis Farrakhan. He recently tweeted the following message: “Black people: We should be more convinced that it is time for us to separate and build a nation of our own.”
Many people find this message disturbing, disgusting, and above all else — unbelievably racist. The very fact that this statement is based on the color of one’s skin proves it to be racist.
If Farrakhan’s statement was scrutinized, and the word “black” replaced with “white,” the usual Leftist media and punditry would be decrying it as a statement of blatant racism and white supremacy. Yet, because it emanated from Louis Farrakhan, the media has gone mute.
After former President Obama came to office, he brought attention to incidents of white officers shooting black kids–without first examining the evidence–and used it as an example of how racism was alive in the United States, and at a systemic level. This spotlighting in conjunction with a few tragic, but isolated incidents, and a frenzy of riots throughout the nation took place…