Fox Race Rant ‘More Than Silly’–‘Ignorant and Bigoted’

The UNITY: Journalists of Color organization has a new press release (7/14/09) denouncing July 8 comments by Fox and Friends‘ Brian Kilmeade, in which he “made a crude and bafflingly ignorant attempt to dismiss a study on marriage and Alzheimer’s that was conducted in Sweden and Finland.” Kilmeade’s remarks that “we [Americans] keep marrying other species and other ethnics,” “Swedes have pure genes” and “in America we marry everybody” have the advocacy group declaring they “don’t know where to begin”: Did the study not apply to Americans because of racial intermarriage? Are racially integrated couples more likely to exacerbate the […]