Black Journalists and Commentators Rip Limbaugh’s “Nigga” Claims

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By: Joe Strupp | Media Matters

Rush Limbaugh’s claim that it’s acceptable for him to say “nigga” – with the “a” at the end – because some African-Americans have used that derivation of the racial slur drew strong criticism from several black journalists and commentators who called him “harsh” and a “bully.”
“I just think this is not good,” said Juan Williams, a regular Fox News commentator. “Obviously I think this whole level of conversation is pretty base and divisive. It’s so harsh.”

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