In a fiery speech, Obama said that Republicans are threatening the right to vote. Meanwhile, Obama’s appearance represented a presidential seal of approval of Sharpton’s role as a civil rights activist, amid the new revelations about how Sharpton used a wire to record mobsters for the feds in the 1980s.
Channeling Joey “they want to put you back in chains” Biden’s civil rights bravado, BO fanned the flames of racial animosity by complaining about the Republicans’
“well organized and well funded efforts to undo these gains,” “The stark simple truth is this: The right to vote is threatened today,”
While throwing a little class envy into the equation for good measure:
“Just because you don’t have the money to travel abroad doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be able to vote here at home.”