Is The Media Wrongfully Blaming Black Teens For Making “The Knockout Game” Popular?

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Is The Media Wrongfully Blaming Black Teenagers For “The Knockout Game?”

A few months ago, multiple reports began rolling in about a new “popular” street trend known as “The Knockout Game,” in which young people attempt to knock out random strangers with a single punch.

As reports of the “knockout” incidents continued to increase, much of the mainstream media quickly pointed the finger at inner-city minority youth as the primary perpetrators of the new “game” that has even turned deadly in one instance, with two teenage boys sentenced to over a year in prison as a result. READ MORE 
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