Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee offers a fresh take on Biden’s racist remark: He didn’t say it

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee offers a fresh take on Biden’s racist remark: He didn’t say it
Sheila Jackson-Lee. YouTube video

[Ed. – Denial is not just a river in Africa.]

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) falsely suggested late last week that presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden did not really make his “you ain’t black” remark that was widely condemned as racist and arrogant.

During an interview on “The Breakfast Club” with co-host Charlamagne Tha God, Biden said, “If you have a problem figuring out whether you’re for me or Trump, then you ain’t black.”

“I don’t believe anyone who saw that exchange would in any way suggest that anyone is blacker, blackest, or less black,” Lee claimed. “That exchange was in jest, but on second thought, it could have been spoken differently.”

“And what I would say to you is that that was not what the vice president said in terms of those words,” Lee falsely claimed.

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