CNN’s Don Lemon Sides With Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly, Says Black Culture is to Blame For Problems in Community

CNN’s Don Lemon Sides With Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly, Says Black Culture is to Blame For Problems in Community
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by Yvette Carnell

It has only been a few weeks since writer Michael Arceneaux called out CNN anchor Don Lemon’s “sixth grade” N-word analysis in an Ebony op-ed.  The problem? As Arceneaux implied, Lemon plays into the Politics of Redemption, the belief that white people would treat black people better if only black people would behave. Lemon lamented during the N word segment: “Have you ever considered that you may be perpetuating the stereotype that massa intended? Acting like a n*gger. Stop acting like n*ggers and saying ‘n*gga,’ n*gga.”

Instead of backing away from those comments, Lemon is doubling down, siding with Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly in denouncing black culture. During a CNN segment, Lemon castigated black men for the damage they’ve done to their community.

Before sharing his own opinion, Lemon shared a clip from O’Reilly’s show, where O’Reilly stated the following:

The reason there is so much violence and chaos in the black precincts is the disintegration of the African American family…Raised without much structure, young black men often reject education and gravitate towards the street culture, drugs, hustling, gangs. Nobody forces them to do that. Again, it is a personal decision.

Then Lemon cosigns O’Reilly, saying, “Bill’s got a point,”adding, “In fact, he’s got more than a point…In my estimation, he doesn’t go far enough.”

“More than 72% of children in the African Americans are born out of wedlock,” Lemon said. “Studies show that lack of a male role model is an express train right to prison, and the cycle continues.”

“Please, pay attention to and think about what has been presented in recent history as acceptable behavior,” Lemon finished. “Pay close attention to the hip hop and rap culture that many of you embrace, a culture that glorifies everything I just mentioned, thug and reprehensible behavior, a culture that is making a lot of people rich—just not you. And it’s not going to.”

What Lemon never mentions is the impact of poverty, systemic racism, or the defunding of our communities, like the school closures in Chicago. In Lemon’s mind, none of this matters. It would all be fixed if black men would only pull their pants up. Is there any veracity to what Lemon is saying? Some, yes. But his comments are not balanced and certainly not thoughtful. He, and the folks at CNN, are trying to make news off the backs of black politics, just like the rappers Lemon is censuring.

Lemon comes from a wealthy family, so I understand that he may not “get” poverty, but he should grapple with the underlying causes before going live on air. And anyway, I thought he was a reporter. Since when did he become the go-to-guy on race?

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conkal1
conkal1

Obama Supporters will go Hysterical over the Well sourced list of 252

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AdolphDooley
AdolphDooley

....Before anyone accuse "Black Folks" of being the creators of their own condition, you better remember, the letter written to the church of "Ephesus"

"We wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against, principalities, against powers, against the rulers of darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places"

The un-Holy, un-Godly things, are sitting on all of the seats of power, around the world, and are the source of all troubles! They are Devils! They do not have souls with that little spark of light, all men received from God when they are born into this world. They are spiritual wickedness, Devils, dressed up in flesh, behaving like men, but they are not. They thrive on the dark, and negative energy of violence, pain, suffering, hate, murder, sickness, etc,...they feed on the troubles of men, and bathe in men's misery. They have aligned themselves with, men who for fame or fortune, or both, have sold out to devils, and are helping to keep other men bound. But God is not Blind, and the day is nearing, when God shall unleash the shackles of our bondage, and on that day Devils, shall receive their full retribution.

If you who know you are a man and not Devil, if you were born upon this earth, and you have a soul, with that little spark of light, that is the light of God, and was given to all men by God; you are being awakened, if you're reading this, you are being shaken, into action, do not allow Devils to feed on you, do good, be at peace with all men, be kind, and forgiving, let your light shine, and drive the Devils from their seats of power, and their strongholds, on our families, and communities, pray always, not for material things, but against the Devilish wickedness that is against you. You can't lose your fight, if you're fighting in the light, and "JESUS" is that "Light"

conkal1
conkal1

Poor black children need role models instead of thugs. Don Lemon and Juan Williams are great examples of achievers. Poor parenting is destroying the lives of children and society. Every other culture has grown and achieved so why does the black culture want to stay stagnant and cling to hate. MOVE FORWARD!  We have seen on the news the innocent white people who have been attacked or killed by black thugs  Are you as outraged? This all about me and my black race is not working. Make something of your life!  

CarolParks
CarolParks

AdolphDooley, Very nice ideology. No one is ever the creator of their own "condition", too many outside influences, and things we have no power over.

AdolphDooley
AdolphDooley

conkal......what you're referring to is a human condition, and if you look around you, every color, religion, group, culture, etc,... suffer with the same conditions, it is not exclusive to one human group; and if you have been deceived into believing one groups condition is better or worst than another's, you are dead wrong. "Conkal", I can read your posted comments and see that you're full of rage, hate, lies, and deception; and all of that is due to un-forgiveness! You need to forgive, and you need to be forgiven; so you can learn how to love yourself first, and than you'll be able to embrace, and love others.

CarolParks
CarolParks

LOL! Conkal 1 ......who are you? Sean Hannity? There are plenty of stories about Whites killing African Americans in the news. There are plenty of WHITE THUGS TOO! Covered in tattoos, bald heads, no education, & many are Meth Heads, which is Epidemic in this country. Who are you trying to fool? People are not going to fall for your racist Lies, & Garbage on here.

DJ Hum-Soi
DJ Hum-Soi

@conkal1 Very good points!!  You have to excuse some people who will attack you for being a voice for sanity & intelligence.  Some people who post to this just "grew up" as "thugs" and probably don't know any better.  There are far too many who will deflect and/or ignore the problem.  As I mentioned somewhere else, people can stick their collective heads in the sand & ignore the problem but when they take their heads out the sand (or their rear end), the problem will still be there until its tackled head-on with insight & intelligence,  not ignorance and deflection.

AdolphDooley
AdolphDooley

CarolParks.....Hey! It is not just a very nice ideology, but it is a universal, undeniable, incorruptible, foundational "Truth" most everyone on the face of the "Earth", can not grasp, and religious leaders, are ignorant of, or incapable of promoting. We who are humans, born into this world, have one(1) of the three forces of "God". The three forces are: "(1) The Light; (2) The Life; and (3) The Love; and these three forces are unchangeable, and incorruptible. We are given "The Life" when we are "Born"; we receive "The Light", when we desire, and want truth; and we receive "The Love" when we exercise our "Lives" in "Truth".

All three(3) forces, work in absolute perfect harmony with one another; and if you are missing just one part, you are not being made perfect, and your actions, and behavior will reflect that fact. Just like "Albert Einstein's" famous formula, "E=MC^2", you can take the three(3) forces, make it into a mathematical formula, and test the formula, to see the results of the human condition, with and without, some of, or all of the forces.

For example: "The Life + The Love = The Light".

What are known as "Devils" are things (not human) that have no "Light, and Love"; they are the haters, the evil ones in the world, they are liars, and deceivers; because they don't have "The Light, or The Love", they use the opposite (3) forces as their source of expression, and the opposite three(3) are: (1) Darkness; (2) Death; and (3) Fear.

When "Jesus" was born into this world, he came to represent, and exercise the perfectness of "God" and let people know they have the power of choice; and many choose: "darkness, death, and fear"; and you know where that will take them; and yet it is their kind who have taken the seats of power, through out the world, at every level, creating the bad conditions you see, so they can bathe in the negative energy of pain, suffering and death, that is produced by their: policies, rules, laws, lies, fear, hate, violence, war, etc,...

Thank You! "Ms.Carol Parks", Please share this with others, so they can understand their condition, and the choices they need to make.

DJ Hum-Soi
DJ Hum-Soi

@CarolParks That is exactly the same deflection I was referring to.  "Look at what the White people are doing".   Well, if White people jump off 20 story buildings, should Black people follow and do the same thing!!!??  This topic and what Mr. Lemon talking about is the problems in the Black community. You can deflect it, ignore it or other but intelligent people (Black and other) realize there is a problem.  The problem is complex and cannot be solved easily but talking about "White meth heads" or "White thugs" does nothing to solve the problem.  (You cannot solve a problem is you deny a problem exists!!!)  You, like so many others jumped all over the Zimmerman/Martin killing.  That was one (very trajic) death but you, like so many others, completely ignore the hundreds of young Blacks killed by other Blacks in Chicago.  Or is it somehow "OK" for Blacks to kill Blacks but wrong for non-Whites to kill Blacks!!!???  Killing is wrong, regardless of the color of the victim or perpetrator.  Martins death was no more trajic than any of the other innocent Blacks (or Whites, Asians, or Hispanics) killed.  If you are Black and cannot see whats going on in the Black community, you need a serious wake-up call!!

conkal1
conkal1

@DJ Hum-Soi @conkal1 I agree with you completely.   CarolParks does have her head in the sand just like our president.

conkal1
conkal1

@TARTBOND @conkal1 When I read your posts I can see why America is going downhill. Are you 12 years old? Try a educated conversation sometime.

CarolParks
CarolParks

TARTBOND, I agree. President Obama, The First Lady Michelle Obama are excellent role models, & of course Dr. Martin Luther King. I also believe Oprah Winfrey is an excellent role model, & Collin Powell, Eric Holder, and many others. I think they are all deserving of everyone's admiration. And that lovely lady who saved all those kids the other day from that armed shooter at that school. What a real Hero!

jack sprat
jack sprat

@AdolphDooley Father, Holy Spirit, and Lamb of God.

Rebel Leader, Void, and Great Deceiver. (Or Pride Incarnate. Rage Incarnate. Liar Incarnate.)


CarolParks
CarolParks

AdolphDooley, I certainly will post this, & share it! Thank-You! I couldn't agree more with this. Enjoy your day. :-D

conkal1
conkal1

@CarolParks  Oh Carol. Stop the race card.Time to use some common sense here.

CarolParks
CarolParks

DJ-Hum-Soi, STOP putting your SPIN on my statement. You are stating African Americans kill & do crime to White people. I am stating White people do the same to African Americans...PERIOD. Calling African Americans THUGS is not helping either. You sound Racist as hell. You take people's posts on here, and completely ignore what they are saying, & then put your spin on it. People are not so stupid that they don't see that. GoodBye! I never communicate with IGNORANCE.

leonjonessr
leonjonessr

@TARTBOND @leonjonessr @DJ Hum-Soi @CarolParks Only a slow, low info participants on this site call people names.  I wont stoop to your level.  If you are not able to control your mouth, that is you problem.  Go ahead and call me names.  That explains why the president was reelected.  If you only knew how silly you appear, you would definitely change your ways.

jack sprat
jack sprat

@TARTBOND @leonjonessr @DJ Hum-Soi @CarolParks If the Country also knew that that particular woman has declared that her "hero" is Margaret Sanger, and did they also know who Ms. Sanger truly was, I would hope that the Country would vomit her out.

Sanger was the foremost popularizer of the Eugenics Movement. Among that Movement's many so-called "achievements" was the forced sterilization of so-called "defectives". These included: Blacks, Jews, Poles, Irish, Gypsies, Slavs, the mentally ill, the physically handicapped, and so on.

Specifically, her acolytes also developed and tested various methods for the "humane" disposal of such "undesirables". They did this at certain State Mental Hospitals. They boasted of their "successes" at medical symposiums and in the parlors of the well-to-do (while chamber music was played by live musicians, who were often hidden behind curtains.)

Adolf Hitler shared Hillary Clinton's admiration for Ms. Sanger. He called her his Muse. She was his inspiration for the Holocaust. His henchmen used and improved upon the methods which were developed in those American mental hospitals, with the encouragement and monies garnered by the efforts of such as Sanger. Thus, the poison gas showers and efficient, high-heat, low-volume crematoria used to dispose of Jews, Gypsies, Poles, Idiots, and Homosexuals.

jack sprat
jack sprat

@leonjonessr @DJ Hum-Soi @CarolParks No offense, Leon, but that be some mighty righteous isht you be smokin', my brother. 

I campaigned as a 12 year old for Tricky Dick and smoked East Lansing dry when I was at State, yet was never that delusional for the Cause.

jack sprat
jack sprat

@TARTBOND @DJ Hum-Soi @conkal1 You do have a marked fascination with what you call "csuckers", don't you, angry one? Is your closet really so confining that you need to project so?

jack sprat
jack sprat

@TARTBOND @DJ Hum-Soi @conkal1 Moron, chattel slavery was and is an African thing. America inherited it from the British, who imitated the Spaniards in buying slaves at the African bazaar. Just as we later borrowed rhythmic music from Africa, we borrowed what became known as the "Peculiar Institution".

It had to become "peculiar" because it was at odds with Christ's message, to "Love thy neighbor as you love thyself." An entire ideology of racism needed to be constructed around Slavery, against those who would reject its wickedness. 

Only Christians waged battle against Slavery, anywhere on the planet. Few others do so even now. Alas, not all Christians join this battle. Some still pine for former days of wicked "glory". What can I say? Man is born in Sin and Wickedness. Not all men heed, or even hear, the Word.


CarolParks
CarolParks

TARTBOND, they are too ignorant, & clueless to even understand what you are saying! A woman for President, YES! I would love to see an African American Woman as President. All of the REPUKES would leave our country, or die of a stroke from shock! Lol!

:-D

CarolParks
CarolParks

Leonjonessr, LMAO! HILARIOUS! Hispanics will soon be the MAJORITY in this country. WHITES will be a MINORITY. Your posts are not only delusional, they are outright funny!

leonjonessr
leonjonessr

@DJ Hum-Soi @CarolParks President Obama won because Romney was a moderate, lukewarm and did not resonate with conservatives.  What Republicans say does not change the landscape any.  The people who scream when something is said are low information voters who will vote for fido if there is "D" behind his name.  Hispanics' votes will not determine whether a Republican wins the WH.  What is important is who will remain true to Conservatives values.  A true Conservative will win with a landslide.

DJ Hum-Soi
DJ Hum-Soi

@CarolParks.  Ok. So lets do some basic math.  Pres Obama popular votes 2012:  65,915,796; Romney popular votes 2012: 60,933,500.  65,915,796 +  60,933,500= 126,849,296 (Total Votes for President).  65,915,796 - 60,933,500=  4,982,296 (Difference in votes; how many votes Pres Obama beat Romney.  4,982,296 / (divided by) 126,849,296 = .039 or 4% (the percentage of total (Popular) votes that President Obama exceeded won by.  This means that by POPULAR VOTE, not Electoral College votes, the election was very, very close.  60,933,500 of 126,849,296 voters did not vote for President Obama.  Now, I agree.  The Repubs are their own worst enemy.  They continually do , or even more often, say things that turn voters away from them.   (IMO) If they don't swing more to the center (and fairly quickly), they will become more irrelevant in national matters.  However, that still leaves a lot of voters that do not necessarily agree with the President or Dems policies.  Many "experts" believe that Hispanics, who are mostly conservative Catholics, could swing the elections IF Repubs can convince them to switch sides.  I think this is easier said than done (since Repubs so often open their mouths and insert their foots).  None the less, I think if the Repubs can field a competent middle-ground candidate in 2016, the Dems will lose and maybe lose badly.  H. Clinton has as many people who strongly dislike her as she does who like her.  In my opinion, if she wins the Dem nomination in 2016 and the Repubs can't beat her, it will be another nail in the Repubs coffin.  

CarolParks
CarolParks

DJHum-Sol, what is it with you Republicans, that you cannot process facts? President Obama won with over 5 Million Votes, in 2012. More votes then Reagan, on his second election, GW Bush's second election, & even Clinton's second election. President Obama won huge in Both Elections. Asians, Hispanics, White Women, & of course the African American vote all put him way over the top in 2012. The REPUKES have lost any relevance, & will never again win the Presidency. Our country has changed, and continues to do so, eventually in the future there will be a new party, maybe even more then one. The GOP lives in the past with a " 1950's" view of the world that does not relate to the reality of how most people think in this country. The funny thing is, the Republicans are self destructing.

DJ Hum-Soi
DJ Hum-Soi

@TARTBOND @DJ Hum-Soi @conkal1 TARTBON:  Intellect of an 8 year old, vocabulary of a "drunken sailor AND complete intolerance for views you don't agree with.  What a loser!!!  And to believe I spent 24 years of my life defending the rights of idiots like you!!   BTW, if you are not American, might I suggest you leave America.  

DJ Hum-Soi
DJ Hum-Soi

@TARTBOND @conkal1 @DJ Hum-Soi Tart, you've really drank the Koolade, huh??  Pres. Obama won the popular vote by a scant 51%.  That means 49% of Americans wanted someone other than Pres Obama to be President.  Now, the Repubs (and Romney) should really be ashamed of themselves because Pres Obamas approval rating heading into the election was pretty low and they still lost.  That is an indictment against Romney and the Republicans, not some reflection of great support for Pres. Obama.  If you look at numbers and stop looking at skin color, you might be able to see things clearly. For the record, I'm American, not Dem or Repub; I generally avoid name-calling but anyone who blindly follows a political party is an uneducated fool.  Both Parties put their interests above the people; if you think all Dems/Repubs are good or bad, you are a fool!!!

DJ Hum-Soi
DJ Hum-Soi

You have to excuse "Tart", who previously claimed to be a "thug" who "grew up".

jack sprat
jack sprat

@CarolParks SF is too expensive for the poor to live in, so it's warehoused in Oakland, Richmond, San Jose, and other nearby places. How sweet it must be, protected by natural barriers from the "riff-raff".

jack sprat
jack sprat

@CarolParks You had me at Bush, but you lost me at Obama. Both men took orders from Goldman Sachs. Both men laughter innocents abroad. 

This POTUS even insists on signing off on each drone attack. Much as Josef Stalin personally signed or ordered others to sign death warrants.

leonjonessr
leonjonessr

@TARTBOND @leonjonessr and CarolParks. I will say this one more time because each of you are slow.  The cities you named are not described in the following request.  The cities you described are doing fine, but cities like Detroit, Chicago, Memphis, Los Angeles, St. Louis, Washington D.C. are all cities where the crime is high, drugs are rampant, the leaders have fallen from grace or are in prison.  What part of that do each of you NOT understand?

CarolParks
CarolParks

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leonjonessr......Crucially, Brown also took on the unpopular task of raising taxes—winning a 2012 ballot fight sonorously known as Proposition 30 and 39—that raised sales taxes and closed business tax loopholes. Next year, the combined new revenues are expected to exceed $5.8 billion.

The final factor is an improving economy—always the decisive X factor in deficit-reduction efforts. California’s economy has improved at a very fast rate, especially the San Francisco area. The shift from the pit of the Great Recession moved the numbers in the right direction.

CarolParks
CarolParks

Leonjonessr. Read & learn about FACTS. California has 851 MILLION IN SURPLUS FUNDS. WE ARE NOT IN DEBT. No doubt where you are the economy is dire as you maybe in a Red State. Fake Fox Lies NEVER TELLS THE TRUTH, NOR EVER HAS ANY FACTS IT'S ALL MADE UP BS

CarolParks
CarolParks

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CarolParks
CarolParks

Leonjonessr. I will put this into caps, because you are so ignorant about facts! THE GOV OF CALI TOOK US COMPLETELY OUT OF DEBT LAST YEAR &CALI IS IN THE BLACK, AND NO LONGER IN DEBT,! TRY AND STAY CURRENT WITH FACTS AND NOT LIES AND BS FROM FAKE FOX LIES. I POSTED THE FACTS OF HOW THE RED STATES NOT THE BLUE TAKE MORE FEDERAL FUNDS THEN ANYONE. ALSO HOW THE RED STATES HAVE NMORE PEOPLE ON WELFARE AND FOOD STAMPS. SAN FRANCISCO RIGHT NOW AND FOR THE PAST YEAR HAS MORE JOBS THEN ANY OTHER PLACE IN THE COUNTRY FACEBOOK, GOOGLE, HIGH TECH COMPANIES THAT HAVE COME HERE HAVE HIRED THOUSANDS. CONSTRUCTION HAS HIRED THOUSANDS BECAUSE OF WORK ON THE BAY BRIDGE, AND ALL THE BUILDING OF HOMES AS WELL AS BUSINESS'S IN THE AREA. NORTH OF US WE HAVE A NEW CASINO. OFFERING TO HIRE 2,000 PEOPLE. OUR PROPERTY HERE IS THE MOST EXPENSIVE IN THE COUNTRY, SO ARE OUR SALARIES. MOST MAKE OVER 100,000 & UP A YEAR. WE HAVE GREAT MEDICAL/DENTAL, VACATION, AND SICK LEAVE. LOOK UP MARIN COUNTY THE MOST EXPENSIVE AND RICHEST PLACE TO LIVE IN THE COUNTRY IT'S NUMBER #1. YOU ARE ABSOLUTELY CLUELESS. GOODBYE,!

leonjonessr
leonjonessr

CarolParks: Please read this again:

Name ONE city where crime is high, unemployment is high, waste, fraud, and abuse is rampant, where the murder rate is high year after year, where past and/or present mayors and other leaders are in prison or have fallen from grace, where drugs and gangs are prevalent, where safety is almost nonexistent, that has not been run by Progressives for the last 50 years.

CarolParks
CarolParks

Leonjonessr, but, on the other side of the equation, is San Francisco. One of the most beautiful, successful Cities in the world. Employment is at an all time high, wages are high to match the cost of living here. San Francisco, has always been a Progressive City. In fact so is our whole State. California is the Worlds 7 th largest economy.

If the. U.S. is in trouble they always look to California for stability. There are many successful, Progressive Cities here in the U.S.

the Red States in the. U.S., take a much larger % of Federal Funds to pay for Welfare, & such because they are not as successful as the Blue States.

CarolParks
CarolParks

Leonjonessr, I'm sorry, but it sounds like you are describing Detroit.

leonjonessr
leonjonessr

@CarolParks I am laughing because I don't want to cry.  Name ONE city where crime is high, unemployment is high, waste, fraud, and abuse is rampant, where the murder rate is high year after year, where past and/or present mayors and other leaders are in prison or have fallen from grace, where drugs and gangs are prevalent, where safety is almost nonexistent, that has not been run by Progressives for the last 50 years.

CarolParks
CarolParks

Leonjonesr, so glad I made you laugh! :-)

conkal1
conkal1

@TARTBOND  Bush or no Bush he has brought this country to a all time low in so many ways.

CarolParks
CarolParks

Conkal 1. President Bush destroyed the country. Then the GOP Congress & Tea Bags & Hags, Finished it. If we get a Democratic Congress next year, & I believe we will, all will be saved!