Paris, Texas More Important than Henry Louis Gates Jr.?

The arrest of Henry Louis Gates Jr. makes the front page of The New York Times.  Meanwhile, in Paris, Texas, a protest over a black man’s dragging death barely receives coverage here in Texas, even though white supremacists bearing flags with swastikas also attended the protest.  On the local television news, the white supremacists were identified as “counter-protesters,” revealing problems at numerous levels.

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