Racism within the Cincinnati Zoo Incident

WHY, WHY, WHY must SOMEONE always go there!!  RACE does NOT have to always be an issue…SHEESH!!

Now while I still stand by the fact that the mother should have been keeping a closer eye on her child (speaking from what I heard a witness saying that the child kept telling her that he wanted to go over there with the gorillas) I believe, as the writer of the article states, that the father, especially with him not being there, shouldn’t even be brought up in the conversation.

As you have likely heard, on this past Saturday a 4-year-old boy fell into the gorilla habitat at the Cincinnati Zoo. A gut-wrenching decision was made by the zoo to shoot and kill the gorilla to protect the boy and rescue him from the habitat.

The fallout over the incident has taken a decidedly racist turn as the public has now discovered that the boy and his parents are black.

Continue Reading: KING: Racism has found its way into the Cincinnati Zoo saga



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