On July 4th, Dem Reps Tlaib and Pressley slam Declaration of Independence as sexist, racist

On July 4th, Dem Reps Tlaib and Pressley slam Declaration of Independence as sexist, racist
Rashida Tlaib (Image: YouTube screen grab via CNN)

[Ed. – There is no hope for the country as long as Democrats vote haters and grievance mongers into positions of power within the government.]

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) each spent part of their Fourth of July holiday trashing the Declaration of Independence as “sexist” and “racist.”

The freshman congresswomen both promoted a Salon article titled “Fourth of July’s ugly truth exposed: The Declaration of Independence is sexist, racist, prejudiced” through their Twitter accounts.

Pressley created a Twitter thread when promoting the article.

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“The impact of the prejudices, biases & contradictions codified by our founding fathers is still felt today. We continue to struggle as a nation to embrace our full history, one that includes family separation of black families at the auction block & today of migrants at camps,” she tweeted.

She continued, “A country that has yet to realize it’s full promise for every person that calls it home & indeed makes it great, & yet it is a free country, one where I can resist, offer dissenting & critical opinion & challenge with bold activist leadership.”

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