Why is it so difficult to call out racism?
TV information presenter Naga Munchetty has been reprimanded by the BBC for saying that Donald Trump’s feedback telling girls of color to ‘go home’ have been ’embedded in racism’.
Regardless of qualifying her remarks by saying; ‘I’m not accusing anybody of something right here,’ she has nonetheless been present in breach of editorial tips, with the BBC explaining that ‘audiences should not be able to tell’ the opinions of its journalists on issues of public coverage.
That is not at all the primary time that calling out racism has landed the accuser in scorching water.
This week, Indigenous Australian rugby star Latrell Mitchell revealed that he has confronted a ‘deluge of abuse’ for calling out racism on-line.
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