A Fox News graphic charting stock market performance following the killings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Michael Brown, and George Floyd, as well as the Rodney King police brutality verdict, has sparked widespread outrage.
On Friday night’s edition of Special Report With Bret Baier, anchor Bret Baier tossed to Fox Business correspondent Susan Li for a report on the stock market during which the offending graphic was displayed.
Ms. Li commented on the graphic by saying “Stock markets hitting new height despite the protests this week. Historically, there has been a disconnect between what investors focus on and what happens across the rest of the country.”
It’s as if they’re incentivizing… https://t.co/8rvbe1RsCK
— Bakari Sellers (@Bakari_Sellers) June 6, 2020
Dead black men are apparently bullish for the stock market.
Brought to you by Fox’s community outreach department. 🤦♂️🙄 https://t.co/YKZdogIqTz
— Sven Henrich (@NorthmanTrader) June 6, 2020