Like a pack of wild dogs.
Watch: CNN Panel Attacks Black Former GOP Congresswoman For Not Calling Trump Tweets ‘Racist’
By Ryan Ledendecker, Western Journal, July 15, 2019:
On the heels of a tweet storm by President Donald Trump that encouraged Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Rashida Tlaib of Michigan, Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts to go back to their countries of origin if they were unhappy with the United States, the liberal media erupted in rage.
Much of the establishment media labeled Trump’s tweet “racist” and a firestorm of replies ensued from the four congresswomen. Networks scrambled to bring on as many guests as they could muster to reinforce the anti-Trump narrative.
According to the Washington Examiner, a “New Day” CNN panel on Monday featured former Republican Rep. Mia Love of Utah, New York Times journalist Frank Bruni and CNN contributor Bianna Golodryga.
The shows hosts and panelists pressured Love to call Trump’s tweets “racist,” but the former congresswoman proved herself a level-headed thinker and explained why his tweets weren’t, in fact, racist.
“Just to be clear, do you see those tweets as racist?” host Alisyn Camerota asked Love.
Love argued in her reply that while she wasn’t pleased with the president’s recent comments, his tweet was far from racist.
“Racist is a very — I take that word incredibly seriously. I don’t — I’m not in the president’s head. I do not think that these comments help,” she answered. “I am not going to get into whether he is racist. I don’t think that those comments help him. I don’t think that the comments help his narrative. I’m incredibly frustrated, I continue to be frustrated,” Love replied.
As Love delivered her answer, Bruni shook his head in disgust as if he couldn’t believe that a black former lawmaker wouldn’t be offended by Trump’s tweets.
The other panelist, Bianna Golodryga, a Moldavian immigrant, was mic’ed up after Love refused to join the anti-Trump train.
“Let’s stop dancing around this issue, it’s a racist comment. It’s a racist comment any time somebody says go back to the country from which you came,” Golodryga said.
Bruni, who was still squirming by the time the hosts afforded him a turn to speak, spewed a few lines of expected anti-Trump drivel and expressed utter shock that Love wouldn’t stoop to CNN’s level.
“Mia Love said she’s frustrated, Republicans are frustrated, I’m frustrated with that interview. All due respect, I have no idea why she’s dancing around calling these comments racist. She’s no longer in Congress and still seems unwilling to call out the president’s behavior for what it is. Those were racist — no, please, my turn, those were racist Tweets,” Bruni said.
Love, who’d clearly had enough of the panel’s manufactured liberal outrage and Trump Derangement Syndrome, clapped back at the entire crew, shutting them down.
“I see the bigger issue here. The bigger issue to me is when I go out and see how the world views us, I see the world looking at us tearing each other apart,” she said.
“I’m sorry, don’t tell me how I should feel about what somebody says about me because I have grown up as a black woman in America my entire life,” Love fired back. “I have been taught that I will not allow anyone make me a victim.”
You can watch the heated exchange in the video below.
The Truth Must be Told
Your contribution supports independent journalism
Please take a moment to consider this. Now, more than ever, people are reading Geller Report for news they won't get anywhere else. But advertising revenues have all but disappeared. Google Adsense is the online advertising monopoly and they have banned us. Social media giants like Facebook and Twitter have blocked and shadow-banned our accounts. But we won't put up a paywall. Because never has the free world needed independent journalism more.
Everyone who reads our reporting knows the Geller Report covers the news the media won't. We cannot do our ground-breaking report without your support. We must continue to report on the global jihad and the left's war on freedom. Our readers’ contributions make that possible.
Geller Report's independent, investigative journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we believe our work is critical in the fight for freedom and because it is your fight, too.
Please contribute to our ground-breaking work here.
Make a monthly commitment to support The Geller Report – choose the option that suits you best.