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Springfield News-Leader allows guest columnist to use the term 'colored youth'

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by Baron Scicluna, Apr 30, 2010.

  1. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    And not only that, but an anonymous editor at the paper defended the use of the term by describing the use of the term 'In flux'


    And the irony is, it's a Gannett paper.
  2. Dirk Legume

    Dirk Legume Active Member

    Well, to be fair, I guess "in flux" could mean still used by ignorant hicks and racists.
  3. Riddick

    Riddick Active Member

    I really don't know what to say about that.
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