Africa: Racist Motive of Boston Marathon Bombers?

[Pambazuka]Why did the bombers target the finish line? Was it racial based, as historically Africans have been winners? Three spectators died and later a campus police officer was executed: none of them were African despite the positioning. The video footage of the first blast shows that it went off as an African looking runner was passing but luckily he was unhurt. That is how racism works – it is a danger to everyone and not a problem for only those who are targeted. As Bob Marley put it, “When the rain falls, it w

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