Keith Olbermann does a follow up to yesterday Countdown segment that President Carter called the hatred leveled at President Obama is in most cases outright racism.
First Keith reviews the expected reaction from the very people President Carter was referring too, with Melissa Harris-Lacewell.
But, it's his second segment on the subject that really gets to the heart of the matter. It includes thirty seven examples of thee that the Becks, Limbaughs, et. al. vehemently deny exists, proving the point President Carter was making.
They're both worthy of a few minutes of your time.
Right reacts to racism allegations
Sept. 16: Princeton University Prof. Melissa Harris-Lacewell discusses reaction from RNC Chairman Michael Steele and other members of the GOP to former President Jimmy Carter’s comments about racism as a motivating factor behind criticism of President Barack Obama.
Racism from the right? Not a stretch.
Sept. 16: Countdown’s Keith Olbermann reflects on former President Jimmy Carter’s accusation that racism is at the root of many of the attacks on President Barack Obama and finds ample evidence to support the claim.