ETHICAL IMPLICATIONS of Political Correctness
Racial profiling? You decide… (the following statements, many of them courtesy of Jason Riley of the Wall Street Journal (July 16, 2013), are true and can be corroborated by even the most cursory of research.
This from the Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King, Junior in 1961: “…Negroes are 10% of the population of St. Louis and are responsible for 58% of its crimes…We’ve got to face that…We know that there are many things wrong in the white world, but there are many things wrong in the black world, too…There are things that we must do for ourselves.”
Dr. King’s statement makes a divisive reference to ‘white world’ and ‘black world,’ thereby providing a perfect segue into the following (ethical, if not politically-correct) statements based on race:
Blacks still represent only 13% of the national population, yet in