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Frantz Fanon, Call Your Office

By on 11.8.05 | 11:56AM

The last line of a column in today's NY Post could have been written by many fevered commentators of the Left. What a stunner to look up and see that it comes from the usually sensible Ralph Peters:

"Meanwhile, every American who believes in racial equality and human dignity should sympathize with the rioters, not with the effete bigots on the Seine/>."
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How about sympathizing with neither? I'm for the cops, myself.
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Peters’s column has other choice tidbits, like this: “If your skin is brown or black in la belle France, you haven't got a chance at a decent life. Now the wretched of the earth have exploded in rage.”
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And their apologists have proliferated.

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