Tomi Lahren, a young person who is angry online on behalf of Glenn Beck’s The Blaze, saw Jesse Williams’ recent and much-celebrated anti-racism speech at the BET Awards.
She did not care for it. Not one bit:
White people? Yeah, we do have a record of critique of [African Americans’] oppression. In fact, do you know how many of our ancestors fought in the Civil War to free your ancestors?
Beyond being ignorant and offensive, there was something else about Lahren’s argument that struck us here at CAFE. Something that sounded eerily familiar…
Check it out — and let us know if you also experienced some deja vu: