Some say the fight about health care in the USA is really about racism while others say it is probably not about racism, because … Clinton wasn’t treated so well either.
Tim Wise, a prominent anti-racist writer and educator writes that racism is indeed a driving force behind the outpouring of anger we’ve been seeing at the various town halls around the country (USA), in opposition to health care reform and pretty much all things Obama. To read his three points, visit Tim Wise here.
Tim Valentine writes his comments on people saying ‘its not always about race’ when explaining the on-going behavior at town hall meetings. He asks, ‘if it isn’t about race, then what reason would anyone have to bring or tear up a poster of Rosa Parks? To read more, visit Tim Valentine here..
One of the women thrown out by police tells what happened.
You be the judge. Is it racism or simply political disagreement at its finest? Did Bill Clinton experience the same type reaction from his American public? Is there a really good reason for Americans to not want all Americans to have health care?
My opinion: I’m in the group that says its racism.