Is “McDonald’s CEO Black” racist statement?

Anonymous
Franklin, IN

It seems that this wouldn’t have been pointed out if he were white. It is an important milestone, but with a ?Black President, Black Coaches winning the Super Bowl, and lots of Black Executives at all levels it seems that this is not a necessary statement or headline. I can see that he is Black from his photo. I was more interested in his qualifications for the job and how he made it there.

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2 Responses to "Is “McDonald’s CEO Black” racist statement?"
  1. David C. Jackson says:

    I’m just curious! Would you be as interested in his qualifications for the job and how he got there if he were white? Notice, I didn’t ask if you would be interested.  I said, “as interested.”

  2. xdiemaker says:

    Would you boycott Micky Dee’s or demand he step down if he wasn’t qualified ?

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