100 blacks beat white couple, media bury attack
'beating at "something" church'
The 100 blacks is incorrect, it was about 30 blacks. Sorry everybody!
by Joe Kovacs
There’s outrage in Norfolk, Va., today after a white couple was
attacked by a group of dozens of black teenagers, and the local
newspaper did not report on the incident for two weeks, despite the
victims being employees of the paper.
Even today, the Virginian-Pilot did not cover the crime as news, but rather as an opinion piece by columnist Michelle Washington.
Washington says the day after the beatings, Forster searched Twitter
for mention of the attack, and one post in particular chilled him.
“I feel for the white man who got beat up at the light,” wrote one person.
“I don’t,” wrote another, indicating laughter. “(do it for trayvon martin)”
Trayvon Martin, is the unarmed black teen, who died after being shot
by a community-watch captain with white and Hispanic parents, George
Zimmerman, in Sanford, Fla., sparking a wave of outrage long after the
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