Laura Ingraham Is 'Sickened' By Joe Biden Calling Out Systemic Racism
Written by Black Voices on February 17, 2021
Fox Information host Laura Ingraham mentioned Tuesday she was sickened that President Joe Biden had referred to as out racism in America. (Watch the clip beneath.)
In a phase titled “When The whole lot Is Racist!” on “The Ingraham Angle,” she confirmed a clip of Biden speaking about bigotry.
“We’ve taken steps to acknowledge and handle systemic racism and the scourge of white supremacy in our personal nation,” Biden mentioned earlier this month, including that eliminating prejudice needed to be the enterprise of your complete authorities.
It appeared like a wonderfully affordable factor to say ― however to not the right-wing host.
“It sickens me to listen to anybody ― particularly our president ― accusing America of systemic racism,” Ingraham mentioned. “In spite of everything, why do hundreds of thousands of individuals wish to come right here from all throughout the globe if Individuals are only a bunch of racists? Are the individuals who wanna come right here all silly?”
Ingraham tried to recount the historical past of the time period “systemic racism” and resorted to fearmongering to her conservative viewers.
“Branding folks, locations and issues as racist has turn into mainly a favourite pastime” of the left, she mentioned. “In the end, they imagine it provides them extra energy to basically rework America, to not communicate of extra alternatives to shake down company America.”
Ingraham has incessantly given controversial takes on points round racism earlier than. Final summer time, she caught flak for defending quarterback Drew Brees, who had advised that kneeling in the course of the nationwide anthem was disrespectful. Critics mentioned she was making use of a double commonplace since earlier she had condemned LeBron James and Kevin Durant for criticizing President Donald Trump and had echoed the dismissive “shut up and dribble” chorus that athletes shouldn’t touch upon politics.
h/t Media Issues
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