Watch: What If the Tea Party Was Black?

What if African-Americans called for open insurrection, showed up armed at rallies and said they wished death on the President? Probably they wouldn't be hailed as patriots deeply concerned about the state of the country and future of their grandchildren.

In the video below, inspired by the Tim Wise essay, rapperJasiri X asks "What if the tea party was black, Holding guns like the Black Panther Party was back?" WATCH:

 

AlterNet / By Tana Ganeva

Posted at December 9, 2010, 5:23am

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