Hasty: Narrative Of Widespread Racism In Police Not True
Friday on The Chad Hasty Show, Hasty dove deep into the wide topics surrounding the controversial intertwining of politics, professional and university-level sports, and social issues, as well as the narrative, being pushed by many, that America is a racist nation.
Hasty talked about the recent announcement that the Texas Tech University football program cancelled practice on Friday, the stated reasons behind the cancellation, and explored the fallout of the action from differing angles.
I'm not denying that there's racial injustice in the world. I'm not denying there are bad cops. I'm just one of those weird people who think we need to figure out the facts before we start claiming that there's racial injustice in this case. That maybe we should hear the facts, maybe we should wait a day or two, and learn about things that happened in this scenario before we start looting and rioting, and saying that our mental health has been impacted because of this scenario.
Later in the discussion Hasty said,
The sports leagues and colleges, they've bought into the BLM stuff, they've bought into the 'systematic racism', they've bought into all of this stuff...that's basically saying America is racist, and black and brown people every single day are being beaten and killed in the streets due to systematic racism. That's not true, but that's where we are now.
Listen to the segments from the show, along with numerous listener calls in the video above.
The Chad Hasty Show airs weekday mornings live, from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM on News/Talk 95.1 FM and 790 AM KFYO. You may also listen to the show live online at KFYO.com, on the fantastic, free and easy to use KFYO App, all Alexa-enabled devices using the KFYO Skill, as well as on Google Home devices. You may follow Chad on Twitter: @ChadHastyRadio, Instagram: instagram.com/chadhastyradio, Snapchat: @ChadHastyRadio. Much more information about Hasty, as well as his extra-show content and commentary may be found at kfyo.com/author/chadhasty. Be sure to tune in daily to KFYO and check our website for the latest news and commentary, follow KFYO Radio on Twitter: @KFYO, and subscribe to KFYO's YouTube channel.
10 Restaurants That Have Closed in Lubbock
10 Restaurants That Have Closed in Lubbock, Texas