Xenophobia Goes Viral

You knew it had to come to this: Conservative radio talk show hosts have decided that the swine flu means it’s OK to act like swine:

Amid swine flu outbreak, racism goes viral – Swine flu-

. . . And Thursday, Boston talk radio host Jay Severin was suspended after calling Mexican immigrants “criminalians” during a discussion of swine flu and saying that emergency rooms had become “essentially condos for Mexicans.”

By Tommy Belknap

Owner, developer, editor of DragonFlyEye.Net, Tom Belknap is also a freelance journalist for The 585 lifestyle magazine. He lives in the Rochester area with his wife and son.