Jun 27, 20 use of cracker in the court room the defense spent a lot of time on the subject of race on day four implying it was trayvon martin who injected race into the confrontation with george zimmerman by using the term cracker, just before their fatal encounter. View the latest news and breaking news today for u. The top of the debate, which is worse, a black person using the term cracker to describe a white person, or a white person using the word nigger to describe a black person. Jeantel told defense attorney don knockknock west that, no, she doesnt consider cracker a racist term. Four grosse pointe, michigan, high school students have been suspended a week after a photo with the nword written on them surfaced from an. Using the word generator and word unscrambler for the letters c r a c k e r, we unscrambled the letters to create a list of all the words found in scrabble, words with friends, and text twist. Omarosa says trump is a racist who uses nword the guardian. Nov 22, 2016 with the nword versus cracker debate, we have to discuss the history and power relations at play.
Jul 01, 20 cnns don lemon explains the origins of the nword in relation to black people. Ultimately, euphemizing cracker with the sluronceremoved formula works to constitute it as a racial slur equivalent in force to nigger, a term widely perceived as. Don lemon and sunny hostin argue about nword youtube. Mar 15, 20 this video was uploaded from an android phone. Cnn is seriously wondering whether cracker is worse than the n. We found a total of 37 words by unscrambling the letters in cracker. For the record, theres no evidence that zimmerman ever used the nword. Watch breaking news videos, viral videos and original video clips on cnn.
Rapper trinidad james talks with cnns don lemon about the sae house mom who was recorded singing along to his song, which uses the. Of course, it is obvious what cnn thinks being their headline spells out the word cracker but uses nword instead of nigger, although the moderator does actually say. If cracker had the same level of offense to it as the n word, then cracker would be referred to as the c word. Jun 29, 20 62920 race has been a big topic of national discussion in the last few weeks, from paula deen getting fired for saying the n word to rachel jeantel saying the phrase creepyass cracker. A whole mess of white people like to get worked up about the word cracker, some in the mistaken belief that this will somehow result in permission to use the nword. Don king drops nword while introducing donald trump zimmerman trial issues with race don lemon nword racists. Cnns brooke baldwin tears up after political commentator uses the. The only reason they do is because some jackasses, now there is a word that should have some weight to it, want the words to have weight. Instantly play your favorite free online games including solitaire, mahjongg dimensions, bridge, crossword, word wipe, and dozens more. Earlier this evening, cnn anchor don lemon hosted a debate about the difference between the use of the n word and another racial term like cracker. Racist woman repeatedly calls man an nword in front of kids, is.
They have a dualing interview, featering emmanuel goldstein editor of 2600 magazine on the pro side, and he gives a pretty good accounting. Jul 09, 20 on monday, july 1, 20, cnn aired the special program nword vs cracker. Dear white people, you have a weird obsession with the nword. I read part of it and winced, but other parts arent bad. Jul 02, 20 in street interviews aired thursday, cnn found that whites are not as offended by the term cracker as they are by the n word. Cracker does not nearly equate to the n word and this is clear, when even in the question, the n word is not fully typed, while cracker is. In street interviews aired thursday, cnn found that whites are not as offended by the term cracker as they are by the nword. Cnns don lemon and legal analyst sunny hostin have a fiery debate over the use of the nword by president obama and on cnns air.
For the record, theres no evidence that zimmerman ever used the n word. Cnns don lemon moderated a panel discussion titled nword vs. I submit that use of the r word, racist, is just as demonstrably racist as use of the n word, the c word cracker, the h word honky, the g word gringo, the p word peckerwood, the other r word redneck, among many, many others and toward every culture. Hillary refers to muslims as sand ns in wikileaks dump. Cnn, in a race to take fox news title as the most embarrassing news network in the land, hosted a debate last night on the nature of two words. Cnn anchor brooke baldwin savaged a guest on cnn newsroom tuesday, after the guest hurled the nword on the show. Word arent bad inherently, theyre symbols that we use to communicate with each other. A new kind of watchdog journalism reliable sources cnn. Black girl calls us crackers then when we call her racist proceeds to do this and gets away with it duration. So well need to travel back in time to begin to understand why white people saying the nword and black people saying cracker are not the same. Why doesnt cracker have the same weight as the nword. Please click the report button below if the video on this page is not working properly. With a single phrase, rachel jeantel, that friend of trayvon martins, may have lit a fuse in the trial of his accused killer. Cnn decided to have a debate monday july1 over the n word and cracker slurs, and attempted to have a serious discussion over which term was more offensive.
The initial cnn report video shows only seconds of the footage but makes many moral judgements using tone and statements, but forces the responsibility on society as a whole, but seems almost ironic when it moves on to the idea of people promoting going viral considering how much news itself relies on audience attention and shares and. Ive noticed there seems to be this idea that nigger is the penultimate slur, that it is somehow inherently more offensive than others, usually cracker specifically. Cnns don lemon explains the origins of the nword in relation to black people. Trayvon martins use of the term cracker doesnt make him a racist. Last night cnn aired a special called the n word, which was hosted by news anchor don lemon. Charlie rangels use of the word cracker for white people by saying there is unfair and greater backlash against republicans who use n. Up next don lemon and sunny hostin argue about n word duration. Of course, it is obvious what cnn thinks being their headline spells out the word cracker but uses n word instead of nigger, although the moderator does actually say. He is captured on tape saying f ing punks and these a holes, they always get away. Don lemon holds uncensored n word sign, asks if viewers are. Cracker means something entirely different in florida.
If cracker had the same level of offense to it as the nword, then cracker would be referred to as the cword. Uploaded june 10, 20 wiz khalifa talks smoking weed on cnn. Earlier this evening, cnn anchor don lemon hosted a debate about the difference between the use of the n word and another racial term like. Cracker conveys history of bigotry that still resonates cnn. Do white people actually find the term cracker offensive. Cnn boss jeff zucker defends don lemons nword stunt. Delroy lindo reacts when host asks why he cant say the. Cnn had a remarkable discussion panel this weekend, thanks to the presence of george zimmerman and paula deen in the news, in which. Autoplay when autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Cracker does not nearly equate to the nword and this is clear, when even in the question, the nword is not fully typed, while cracker is. Cnns brooke baldwin rips antitrump guest for using nword. As i have stated before in my article, dear white people, this is why i speak on racism, racism is no longer just saying a slur or hating black.
Trayvon martin told her a creepy ass cracker was following him just moments before his life was unrightfully taken. The segment stemmed from the george zimmerman trial, coming as a result of the prosecutions star witness claim that the late mr. Cnn s don lemon and a panel discuss the fallout from dr. Jul 02, 20 there would seem to be a contingent who feel that martins use of cracker was the equivalent of a white persons using the nword. Editors picks 7 embarrassing don lemon moments that.
Cracker explosive cnn panel dedicates whole show to. Aug 11, 2018 donald trump is a racist who has used the nword repeatedly, omarosa manigault newman, once the most prominent african american in the white house, claims in a searing memoir. Jun 30, 20 in street interviews aired thursday, cnn found that whites are not as offended by the term cracker as they are by the n word. The word cracker when used in reference to white people does not have the systematical history of bigotry against a people, in which the nword was used to demean us as a people. These stories are not about the nword and cracker the atlantic. Uploaded may 31, 2015 woman goes off on racist white couple for calling her the nword. Thats why, almost a full week later, the network is still weighing the testimony of martins friend rachel jeantel, who said the florida teenager. On the record, a woman beaten in front of her daughter in the doorway of a cracker barrel. Jun 28, 20 for those needing a refresher course, here are just a few reasons why cracker doesnt compare to the nword. Apr 12, 2017 this one realy jostled my jimmer jammers because people actulay belive calling white people cracker isnt racsit while call a black person nigger isi see some hypocrisy there. Whoopi goldberg defends cnn news anchor don lemons use the n. The program was broadcast in the midst of the recent allegations of racism against celebrity chef. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on youtube. History shows the inequality between the two words.609 687 629 869 80 845 1106 1282 284 1028 1353 8 251 660 1062 417 143 1433 1499 1304 1466 582 1337 37 843 879 549 51 776 1151 374 404 1172 816 350 85 845