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Opposition to D.C. Statehood is “Racist Trash”

Opposition to D.C. Statehood is “Racist Trash”

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Consultant Mondaire Jones (D-N.Y.) mentioned opposition to Washington, D.C., statehood is “racist trash” after an unnamed Republican objected to his remarks at the ground of the Area of Representatives. “One in every of my Republican colleagues objected to #DCStatehood as a result of DC doesn’t have its personal landfill,” Jones wrote on Twitter. “With the entire racist trash they’ve been espousing on this debate, it’s no marvel they’re apprehensive about the place to place it,” he added. One in every of my Republican colleagues objected to #DCStatehood as a result of DC does not have its personal landfill. With the entire racist trash they have got been espousing on this debate, it is no marvel they are apprehensive about the place to place it. http...
Eric Holder Makes use of Historical past To Trash Mitch McConnell’s Filibuster Lies

Eric Holder Makes use of Historical past To Trash Mitch McConnell’s Filibuster Lies

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Former Legal professional Common Eric Holder defined the filibuster’s lengthy and racist fresh historical past as a device for denying African-American balloting rights. Video: Eric Holder explains to Mitch McConnell and all the Republican deniers how the filibuster has been used as a device for racism previously century. pic.twitter.com/REVUxEdxPX — Sarah Reese Jones (@PoliticusSarah) March 24, 2021 AG Holder stated on MSNBC’s The Reid Out, “Neatly, the filibuster used to be used all through the 20 th Century to frustrate the passage of civil rights expenses. I imply, that firstly. You needed to get previous a humungous filibuster in 1964 to get the civil rights invoice in position. Identical factor with the Vote casting Rights Act in 1965, however you'll pass...