One of the biggest problems in America right now, especially in black communities, are the lack of jobs. He (Trump) has proven before that he knows how to create jobs. We are a country, the land of opportunity, not the land of entitlement.”Clarence Henderson
Charles Evers, the brother of murdered civil rights leader Medgar Evers, is endorsing Donald Trump for president.“I believe in him first of all because he’s a businessman,” Charles Evers said, according to The Clarion-Ledger. "I think jobs are badly needed in Mississippi."Evers's brother, Medgar Evers, was assassinated in Jackson, Miss., in 1963. His killer wasn't convicted of the murder until 1994, after multiple trials.Charles Evers defended Trump, saying his tough immigration stance does not make him racist.“I haven’t seen any proof of him being a racist,” said Evers. "All of us have some racism in us. Even me.”He said Trump was a "fair" businessman who respects merit over race.He also praised Trump's religious faith and said he hopes to meet him in person during a Monday rally in Madison, Miss.Charles Evers, 93, also has a storied history in Mississippi’s civil rights movement, according to The Clarion-Ledger.He served as the state’s field secretary for the NAACP, and became the first black mayor in Mississippi post-Reconstruction when elected in the town of Fayette.
I would like to see our Black young men and women get out of jail, get back to work, and get back to school,” Kind said. “It sounds very promising, the plan that Mr. Trump is presenting for the urban community, because right now many of our urban communities are overrun with Democrat leaders – like mayors and all that kind of thing – there’s a lot of trouble in those cities.” Alveda King
John Lewis (d-GA) is not going to attend the Trump inauguration. I'm crushed, just crushed at this development.Trump obviously saw this and had a great response. I grew up in this district before it became a third world country and Trump nailed it. These people are too dumb to learn Trump is not your normal GOP wussy and will not just roll over for them. http://politics.blog.ajc.com/2017/01/14/trump-to-john-lewis-fix-your-horrible-atlanta-district/