Letters: Jungle Massacre
Saturday 06 March 1999
However, our trustworthy Independent did at least mention on the front page (3 March), if well down the story, that "four Ugandans - a game warden and three of his rangers - were killed as they tried to protect the tourists".
Although this and your later reports have not ignored these Ugandan victims, I fear that even Independent readers are still left with an impression that these are second-class deaths, of little more than anonymous, undifferentiated Africans. This wouldn't be an example of unwitting institutional racism, would it ?
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