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We would, in fairness, be jumping all over this if it were a comparative tweet made by a white journalist.
Some rather vigorously.
DiSers who ignore centuries of oppression and existing power structures, and who don't understand that the two situations aren't equitable, presumably?
I'm still hoping that this thread will die because we're too intelligent and skilled at nuance to rise to the bait of the OP.
have just been a joke that his students were cokeheads.
I offended by Kulkarni's tweet but I'm not sure that it should pass without comment.
Kind of staggered by your opening question though, unless I'm completely misunderstanding you.
If a white journalist made a joke referencing the colour, the stupidity and (with flakes I'm guessing) the laziness (?) of his non-white students I believe there would be a thread about it and I believe that journalist would be criticised.
can I smell... is that...?
I'll start the thread tomorrow and we can all sit down and work out where it went wrong with you guys and how we can move forward.
Try and get a good nights sleep.
I thought you mistakenly smelled the hint of an apology.