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Michael Meyers
Michael Meyers
President of the New York Civil Rights Coalition and former assistant national director of the NAACP

Black Leaders Don’t Denounce Farrakhan Because They Accept His Racial Idiocy

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Naming names, the Anti-Defamation League and other prominent Jews are chagrined by the failure of black Congressional and other prominent blacks to condemn the recent anti-Semitic rant of Black Muslim Minister Louis Farrakhan. In Farrakhan's "Saviors’ Day" Address, delivered at the close of Black History Month, the Nation of Islam’s Farrakhan blasted “the Satanic Jew” and blamed Hollywood Jews for the debauchery he imagines is afflicting America.