>>In other words, when the media reports that monkey-like mock-up photos of Michelle Obama are racist, theyre tacitly highlighting societys long-held view, fuelled by evolution, that blacks are less evolved than whites. Of course the mainstream media dont dare put it so bluntlyits simply assumed<<
That is an assertion — there is no research behind it. Saying something don’t make it so. In this case, it is a total misapplication of two entire branches of science: anthropology and sociology.
It looks more to me that the author is the racist and assuming his/her conclusions are true for everyone else. This is called “projection” and is a bad thing.