My latest provocation, in the NYT, on Rev. Al
"In short order, Sharpton became a political kingmaker. In 2011, he got his own show on MSNBC. Between 2009 and 2014 he’d visited the White House 61 times. All of this has left the Democrats joined at the hip with an exemplar of failed black leadership."
Why Are Democrats Defending Al Sharpton?
Democrats, writes in , seem unable to do two things at once: condemn Donald Trump and refuse to defend ideas and people that are unworthy of being defended. Exhibit A: , , defending
Glenn Loury gets Rev. Al Sharpton right. Just because he says he's opposed to Trump doesn't mean he should become an ally. Please, someone tell that to Joe Scarborough
My eternal sparring partner and friend ⁦⁩ is harder on Sharpton than I’d be inclined to be, but Glenn as always must be heard, and heard HARD.
Ok, one last time to get this right so that Seth and Glenn don't kill me. Required reading about Al Sharpton today: in the : And in The Washington Post:
Fantastic piece by the always-thought provoking on #AlSharpton and the #Democrats
In defending Al Sharpton, Democrats "have, yet again, taken Mr. Trump’s bait, handing him another easy victory while yoking themselves to a genuine bigot," writes
"Democrats seem unable to do two things at once: condemn Mr. Trump and refuse to defend ideas and people that are not worthy of being defended."
Opinion | Why Are Democrats Defending Al Sharpton? - The New York Times
As Glenn Loury notes, Al Sharpton is not a good guy and defending him is a mistake.
Please read on Al Sharpton, Trump and the Democrats
Damning op-ed on the three leading Dems' (plus De Blasio) embrace of Al Sharpton. That CUNY, earlier this year & at the campus closest to Crown Heights, gave Sharpton an honorary degree remains a source of shame.
Why Are Democrats Defending Al Sharpton? They’ve handed Trump an easy win and yoked themselves to a genuine bigot.
It's bad enough that Democrats refuse to condemn Al Sharpton, a terrible racist hatemonger with blood on his hands. It's infinitely worse that they go out of their way to praise and embrace him. A must-read from
The only thing you need to read about the political left and Al Sharpton: Why Are Democrats Defending Al Sharpton?
“Progressives have been bluffing on the race issue for years now: downplaying black-on-black urban violence, ignoring the polarizing effects of racial identity politics, maintaining a code of silence on the collapse of the black family...Trump knows it.”
The leading Democratic candidates for president have rushed to Al Sharpton’s defense, extolling his supposed virtues as a civil-rights paragon. In doing so they have yoked themselves to a genuine bigot.
Why Are Democrats Defending Al Sharpton?
“Democrats seem unable to do two things at once: condemn Mr. Trump and refuse to defend ideas and people that are not worthy of being defended” ⁦⁩ is a genius & You MUST READ THIS! I couldn’t understand why Dems like Sharpton. Now I do.🥳
"Why Are Democrats Defending Al Sharpton?" by
Why Are Democrats Defending Al Sharpton?
Says it all really. should be in jail for incitement to murder
Says it all really. should be in jail for incitement to murder #JewishLivesMatter