from our sister publication, North Denver News: http://northdenvernews.com/the-book-that-got-pat-buchanan-fired-from-msnbc/Critics call it hate speech. Others suggest those same critics risk permanent erosion of free speech. But regardless of your take, Pat Buchanan’s most recent book has gotten him fired, after a sixteen-year tenure, at MSNBC. “After 10 enjoyable years, I am departing, after an incessant clamor from the left that to permit me continued access to the microphones of MSNBC would be an outrage against decency, and dangerous.The calls for my firing began almost immediately with the Oct. 18 publication of Suicide of a Superpower: Will America Survive to 2025?? A group called Color of Change, whose mission statement says that it “exists to strengthen Black America’s political voice,” claimed that my book espouses a “white supremacist ideology.” Color of Change took particular umbrage at the title of Chapter 4, “The End of White America” wrote Buchanan in the American Conservative. Buchanan continued, “Well, yes, I do bemoan what Newsweek’s 2009 cover called “The Decline and Fall of Christian America” and editor Jon Meacham described as “The End of Christian America.” After all, I am a Christian. “And what else explains the shrinkage of the U.S. Jewish population by 6 percent in the 1990s and its projected decline by another 50 percent by 2050, if not the “collective decision of Jews themselves”?
Pat Buchanan fired from MSNBC – Here’s why