Excellent on the ground reporting by Lion of the Blogosphere. He believes this grandmother was not an Orthodox Jew, but a Jewish immigrant from Russia stuck in a mostly black area (Starrett City).
The NYC Hate Crimes Task Force is on it! Since it’s Jews being attacked. Jewish Trumps Black. Gay Trumps Black. Everything Trumps non-Jewish Heterosexual White.
Let’s knock over this whole rigged card game, eh?
As reported by the NY Post (which unlike the NY Times is on top of this story):
A Jewish grandmother was slugged in the back of the head by a young thug in Brooklyn Monday — and cops suspect it may be another instance of the violent “knockout game.”
The attacker didn’t say a word or try to rob the 72-year-old Mira Harpazi, police sources said.
She had left her home in Starrett City to visit a Jewish community center in Canarsie.
She went to a nearby pharmacy and was returning to the center at around noon when the thug attacked her on the corner of Pennsylvania and Flatlands avenues.
There are two points that need to be made here.
1. If she lived in Starrett City, she is NOT an ultra-Orthodox or Hasidic Jew, but a secular prole Russan Jew and the black youth who slugged her probably wasn’t…
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