A new article in The Nation by Bruce Shapiro brings into sharp focus Hillary’s involvment in the disastorous 1994 crime bill which mass incarcerated African Americans, many families still suffering the consequences.
After Bill Clinton flipped-off Black Lives Matter protesters, claiming that they just wanted to get on TV, he is now walking it back.
But is it too little too late? Or, rather, is it that both Clintons have not realized the the country and the Democratic Party have moved on from the ’90’s and cannot be as easily manipulated by slick-talking politicians?
To quote Sharpiro:
The Black Lives Matter protesters who confronted Bill Clinton this week weren’t trying to get good television. They were trying to get good leadership.
Read more here: The Nation – Nothing About the 1994 Crime Bill Was Unintentional