Today, at theWhite House.
Reverend Al Sharpton, and his wife Dominique — Reverend, it’s good to see you.
AUDIENCE MEMBER: Daughter.
THE PRESIDENT: Daughter.
It’s A Sicness
For decades, the noose played a central part in a campaign of violence and fear against African Americans. Fathers were dragged from their homes in the dark of the night before the eyes of their terrified children. Summary executions were held by torchlight in front of hateful crowds. In many cases, law enforcement officers responsible for protecting the victims were complicit in their deeds [sic] and their deaths.
This from the man whohung a Confederate flag on the wall of his dorm at Andover.