“African” is the preferred description the media like to use, so people won’t jump to the conclusion that the attackers, more than likely, were Muslims.
Some Viewer Comments:
One commenter Phil De Punter,seemed to sum it up quite well: “Who’s noticed channel 9 commentary, “Some appeared to be Caucasian while others are Middle-Eastern or Pacific Islander in appearance.” Yet channel 7 interviews a cop looking for a man of African appearance. Channel 9 you are disgusting, determined to blame any race bar the one actually committing the offense! None are Caucasian, I doubt very much any would be Pacific Islander either as they have no use for African thugs. At least two are full on African Ch 9, but don’t let facts get in the way of your PC agenda!”
Mike Cheeser Apparently it has been decreed by the Marxist Authorities in Canberra and State Capitals, in the name of Political Correctness: that African or Middle Eastern/Islamic crime, is a figment of “extreme far right, neo nazi, infidel islamophobic, caucasian xenophobes imaginations”!… “Shame on you!