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wut: "I concur with [Hannah-Jones] that the plantations of antebellum America are better called 'forced labor camps,' that black abolitionists warrant status as Founding Fathers, and that 'no people has a greater claim' than African Americans to the Stars and Stripes.

"I would add that neither the white settlers at Jamestown, nor the enslaved Africans sold there, nor the author of the Declaration, nor the African Americans denied the rights enumerated therein, nor any of the people celebrated on national holidays has any greater claim to this country's flag than the most recently naturalized American of any race, color, or creed. Neither white nor black Americans belong at the center of U.S. history, because no racial group belongs there more or less than any other."

by Cat on Thu Jan 9th, 2020 at 07:17:42 PM EST
we clearly stood for global rule of law

That provided a good belly laugh.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Fri Jan 10th, 2020 at 06:16:29 PM EST
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Professional things knower Kruggles was earlier found tweeting about his "talking with tech support", because "his IP was hacked to download child porn".
by generic on Fri Jan 10th, 2020 at 06:41:18 PM EST
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by generic on Fri Jan 10th, 2020 at 08:23:07 PM EST
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