Trump Spokeswoman: Malcolm X Is ‘My Idol,’ Republicans Are Racist

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  1. Revmitchell

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    Since joining the Trump campaign as a national spokeswoman in November, Katrina Pierson has served as an attack dog of sorts for Donald Trump, attempting to expose his critics and opponents as faux conservatives who are simply pulling the wool over the eyes of the American people.

    And yet, Ms. Pierson’s own statements reveal she is a self-proclaimed devotee of Malcolm X (whom she has referred to as her “idol”) and has a history of attacking conservatives as racists, sneering at Christians who are unable to “handle the truth” and mocking candidates who open up about their faith on the campaign trail as preachers who would be “great if we were electing a Jesus.”

    Pierson points to Malcolm X as a large source of her ideological founding, much like the leaders of Black Lives Matter do. Pierson has called the radical figure ahero and is open about her literal idolization of him, explaining that “MLK was too moderate for me.”

    Like Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson, and others on the left, Katrina Pierson used the 2012 trial of George Zimmerman over the death of Trayvon Martin to accuse conservatives of racism, lies, and “bigotry.”

    Before all the facts of the case were even out, Pierson helped circulate a petitiondemanding George Zimmerman’s immediate arrest and encouraged her followers on Twitter to “Stand For Trayvon Martin.” Time and time again, Pierson sided with progressives and declared Martin’s death a murder, even accusing the police of lying to cover up the crime.

    http://dailycaller.com/2016/01/22/trump-spox-malcolm-x-is-my-idol-republicans-are-racist/
     
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    Interesting, A "Republican" clearly looking for the Black vote.
     
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    I still contend that Tump is not a Republican in heart.
     
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    Trump worked to raise money for Reagan's campaign.
     
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    So?
     
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    So?
     
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    And that's why I put Republican is quotes.
     
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    So what? He has played both sides.
     
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    He has he is an opportunist not a Democrat.
     

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