Yes, and Mel Gibson didn't mean that all the Jews control Hollywood and he only hit the mother of his child because she had the nerve to not provide him oral sex. Please don't make excuses for people just because they are celebrities.
I actually am a major fan of Morrisey. I saw the Smiths live several times and they were among the best concerts I've seen ever. But this statement was pathetic racism. Read the Article at HuffingtonPost