‘Wilding’ Convictions Tainted by Confession

· long story short

After all these years, a DNA test has confirmed a confession to the Central Park jogger rape that resulted in the addition of “wilding” to the urban lexicon and it appears the unjust conviction of five or six young suspects. This is being discussed at both Uppity-Negro and Metafilter.
Says Aaron of U-N:

Oh well, I expect the right-wingers will treat this like anything else that doesn’t agree with their skewed version of reality. By hiding until the nasty ideas go away.