Mike Tyson’s ‘Heritage’ Lost Now That the Raping of White Women Is Discouraged

07.19.10 Bucky Turco

Gentrification means different things to different people. For Mike Tyson, Brownsville no longer resembles the neighborhood he remembers growing up in and that makes him sad: “This white woman come up, and I’m thinking, Wow. When I was a kid, she would’ve been robbed and raped and left for dead. This is a real strange scenario, and I just wanted to cry. I’m like, ‘Who am I? Where’s my heritage?'” |Details|