How Fox News Celebrates Black History Month

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As most of the country celebrates Black History Month, Fox News has spent February peddling racist tropes about the black community. Fox personalities and guests repeated racist canards about black-on-black crimeout-of-wedlock births, and "black behavior," mocked a video highlighting the impact of structural racism, criticized Beyoncé's Super Bowl performance as an attack on police officers, and accused a Black Lives Matter activist running for Baltimore mayor of having proved only that "he could burn things down":

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Race & Ethnicity, Racial Justice
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