AfriGeneas Discuss! Forum Archive 2
[Non-Specific Stuff] GREGORY KANE: Arabs and blacks are not kindred sou
Flapdoodle trumps truth in any war. The current U.S.-Iraq conflict is no exception.
For some African Americans, Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein is our brown, Third World brother fighting against the forces of racism and white supremacy, manifested by President Bush and crew. That view belies the truth: for years, perhaps centuries, Arabs in the Middle East and Africa have had a white supremacy agenda of their own.
Sunni M. Khalid is an African American journalist and Muslim who’s lived in Egypt and traveled extensively in the Middle East. He’s commented on the situation there and pulls punches about as often as his boxing hero, Joe Frazier, did – which is to say not at all.
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