In Defense of Andrew Young

This is a very interesting take on the Andrew young statement.  I have never been a huge fan of McWhorter, but he makes some valid points.  I don’t agree with his assessment of George Allen.  I do think he knew what was he was saying.  He may not have known the meaning of what he said, but he linked it to this young mans skin color.

In Defense of Andrew Young

By John H. McWhorter

Andrew Young unwittingly ended his brief tenure as Wal-Mart’s ambassador to U.S. cities this month with his remarks about the nation’s urban mom and pop shops:

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