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Al Sharpton threatens to accuse
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racism' if they don’t kill filibuster

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 3/25/2021 2:47:36 PM

Civil rights leader and MSNBC host Al Sharpton threatened to accuse Sens. Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona of "supporting racism" over their approval of the Senate filibuster. "The pressure that we are going to put on Sinema and Manchin is calling [the filibuster] racist and saying that they are, in effect, supporting racism," Sharpton told Politico. "Why would they be wedded to something that has those results? Their voters need to know that." Sharpton is part of a larger push from the left to eliminate the filibuster in order to pass Democrats' election and voting


Anything and everything is racism when Democrats don't get their way.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: DVC 3/25/2021 2:50:27 PM (No. 734951)
While good men die young all the time, lying, crooked, filthy, racist human trash like Sharpton manage to live on, causing their harm every day of their evil lives. Proof that Satan supports his own.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Namma 3/25/2021 2:55:39 PM (No. 734955)
That calling a person a racist is getting old. Sharpton saying this just shows there is no reason for anyone to support the filibuster if the threat has to be being called a racist. All political.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jesuslover54 3/25/2021 3:03:56 PM (No. 734962)
Pay your taxes, you creep.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: tsquare 3/25/2021 3:06:10 PM (No. 734967)
Calling racism is racism.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Venturer 3/25/2021 3:07:56 PM (No. 734969)
I cannot think of anything that would make me less concerned than to be called racist by the premier race baiter of this country. To Al if you are white you are racist. Why should any white man worry about such an accusation coming from this phony preacher.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: davew 3/25/2021 3:09:52 PM (No. 734970)
The Roman republic government was based on having each elected official that could propose laws to the legislature be paired with a co-counsel. This way they would have to agree on the law before it could be brought forward and no one (except a special "dictator") could impose their own will. This worked for about 300 years. It was eventually abandoned when one counsel, Lucius Cornelius Sulla, who wanted a land reform law passed simply had his loyal followers beat the co-counsel to death. This violent solution soon became commonplace and was a key reason for the fall of the Roman Republic.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: itsonlyme 3/25/2021 3:11:23 PM (No. 734972)
Al "Racist Rat" Sharpton thrives on making sure as many people as possible have "white guilt".
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Omen55 3/25/2021 3:18:36 PM (No. 734983)
Do what Al says or you're a racist. These 2 dems should run that as a great poly ad for demselves.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: dst4life 3/25/2021 3:23:33 PM (No. 734992)
When the real racist comes along, everyone will miss them because this word is so abused.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: marbles 3/25/2021 3:26:29 PM (No. 734995)
Sharpie = a phony baloney race hustler. He threatens to accuse ? So what.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: chance_232 3/25/2021 3:27:51 PM (No. 734998)
I believe that this is called extortion. Also making threats. Give me what I want, or I will slander you. Were I in Manchin's shoes, I would have a lawyer on retainer today and a lawsuit filed before sunset.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: czechlist 3/25/2021 3:30:07 PM (No. 735002)
Jesse Jackson got very wealthy using that tactic. For diversity sake, where are MSNBCs token racist white, brown and yellow hosts? And democrats aren't democratic. They never accept lost plebiscite but run to the courts for "minority rights" - except when they are the majority of course. Dims make I am not crook" Nixon appear amateurish.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: downnout 3/25/2021 3:35:24 PM (No. 735014)
Al Sharpton is a racist.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: snapper451 3/25/2021 3:39:10 PM (No. 735019)
I just read that Democrats used the filibuster 340 times, in the last 5 years, when they were the minority party in the Senste. Was it racist? Was it “Jim Crowe”? C’mon man!
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Reply 15 - Posted by: earlybird 3/25/2021 3:40:26 PM (No. 735023)
Have at it, Al. You are Mr. Irrelevant….
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Reply 16 - Posted by: john56 3/25/2021 3:50:04 PM (No. 735029)
Gee, how's he gonna pull off that "Freddies Fashiion Mart" fire trick (RIP, those innocent souls murdered by Rev Al's lies) at the Capitol?
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Jerseyden 3/25/2021 3:59:45 PM (No. 735034)
Pretty sure only black racists and pansy whites listen to Al.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: dst4life 3/25/2021 4:22:31 PM (No. 735055)
Manchin, no doubt, is wetting his pants right now because Sharpton the race hustler called him out. No sarcasm here, folks.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: coyote 3/25/2021 4:28:19 PM (No. 735062)
Whoa, Al, hauling out the big guns. Calling someone racist. Stop the presses.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: navybrat 3/25/2021 4:48:21 PM (No. 735078)
Who cares what race baiter Al thinks. He is a nobody and his opinion means nothing.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: LeeBertie 3/25/2021 4:48:23 PM (No. 735079)
Dear Rev Al: AS IF West Virginia and Arizona voters (ex the actual racists in Maricopa County, of course) give a rip about being labeled whatever the likes of YOU tries to pin on them.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: SALady 3/25/2021 4:48:54 PM (No. 735081)
Does this racist idiot know what state Manchin represents?!?!?!? He fooled the WV voters into thinking he was a conservative Demon-Rat, but he is quickly proving to them that he is not. If he votes for this insanity, well I would say he is done, but I think he is already done after voting to impeach President Trump. But, then again, with their mastery of election theft, the Demon-Rats can pretty much assure any Demon-Rat with a victory if they so desire. So I guess how the people back home perceive his votes means nothing if the Demon-Rat power players decide to go full vote cheating for him!!!
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Reply 23 - Posted by: bighambone 3/25/2021 5:02:59 PM (No. 735087)
Not too many people in Arizona or West Virginia give a hoot about what the Rev. Al Sharpton has to say about anything.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: PESSIMIST 3/25/2021 5:22:34 PM (No. 735103)
He'll do them a favor.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: red1066 3/25/2021 5:34:11 PM (No. 735116)
Bobble head Sharpton is the leader of racism in this country, so he should know.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Lawsy0 3/25/2021 5:36:48 PM (No. 735119)
Clearly, this is a Race Baiting Industry problem. Sharpton is the Grand Dragon of that particular industry. Does Sharpton know that he wasn't elected to that office??
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Rumblehog 3/25/2021 5:48:59 PM (No. 735133)
Manchin should confirm that Sharpton is an anti-Semite who is responsible for the Freddie's Fashion Mart and Tawana Brawley race-baiting crimes.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: Geoman 3/25/2021 5:49:57 PM (No. 735134)
Just because Sharpton has telegraphed his threat of a bogus charge of racism, you can't look at this threat through the lens of a Normal American because Manchin and Sinema are democrat politicians, which makes them abnormal Americans. We may not care about being called racists by Sharpton but I bet those two dems care.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: web 3/25/2021 6:06:31 PM (No. 735142)
Just about every four years the demoncrats change their position on the filibuster, depending on if they are in the majority or not. Now they hate it and its racist. When Republicans were the majority they loved it. They are so predictable. Like little children.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 3/25/2021 6:51:06 PM (No. 735181)
Anyone who shouts “racism” should be censured forever! And deported! There are 10 dead in Colorado who were killed by a Muslim and Al doesn’t give a schiff about their loss of life, does he?Nor any member of msnbc for that matter. People we have to take back this country from so many asshat dopes like Al the Clown and his msnbc gang of misinformation and disinformation creeps, dopes, and liars!
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Reply 31 - Posted by: Strike3 3/25/2021 7:19:16 PM (No. 735200)
Where else in the world would a man this stupid be given airtime?
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Reply 32 - Posted by: buckeye1 3/25/2021 8:11:47 PM (No. 735239)
What's a little extortion when you've engaged in systemic fraud and a rolling coup?
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Sully 3/25/2021 8:40:44 PM (No. 735252)
Um, isn't that called extortion? Are there any laws that apply to him?
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Reply 34 - Posted by: 24tea@Mag 3/25/2021 10:50:39 PM (No. 735325)
Racism, global, and climate change should band from the English language! Period.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: JimBob 3/26/2021 2:02:16 AM (No. 735415)
Gee, 'Shakedown Jesse' is still around? I hadn't heard of him in a while. With all this so-called 'woke' Bovine Scatology flying around, I thought he would be basking in the middle of it, if not leading the pack of hyenas. I guess he's getting old. Raaacccisssttt! Raaacccciiiisssstt! Raaaaccccciiiiiissssstt! Jesse needs to learn a few new words..... after -what, 40 years?- everyone's tired of hearing the old ones over...... and over..... and over.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: mifla 3/26/2021 5:47:50 AM (No. 735446)
Tax evasion is racist.
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