Charles Barkley Refuses the Ferguson Story

Charles Barkley defended the grand jury while condemning rioters. The sports star refuses to feel pressured to conform to racial (racist?) expectations. He has his own opinions. He recently shared them on the Philadelphia radio station 97.5 The Fanatic. Here is the transcript via USA Today: “[Those expletives] who are looting, those aren’t real black people, those are scumbags. Real black people, they’re not out there looting. I just watched a great story on CNN where bunch of folks Read more […]

Charles Barkley Should Have Included Whites in His Critique

What Charles Barkley said was not only non-racist, but much of it applied to Whites as well as Blacks. Here’s the report from the Alabama news site, Al.com: “’Unintelligent’ blacks ‘brainwashed’ to choose street cred over success: Charles Barkley.” Speaking on the radio show “Afternoons with Anthony Gargano and Rob Ellis,” Barkley was asked his opinion on Seattle Seahawks Quarterback Russell Wilson, who was the subject of an article detailing allegations he wasn’t “black enough.” Barkley Read more […]