Skip to comments.Trump should challenge Biden and Harris to denounce California’s Proposition 16
Posted on 09/02/2020 8:49:36 AM PDT by AJFavish
President Donald Trump should immediately begin using a California ballot proposition as a springboard for making the evil of racial discrimination and preferences a part of his national campaign. In doing so, Trump should invoke Martin Luthor King, Jr.s heroic campaign for civil rights.
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In 1996, California voters approved Proposition 209 by an impressive 56-to-44 percent majority. Prop 209 amended the states constitution to prohibit the granting of preferences based on race or gender. It inaugurated a series of campaigns, led by businessman and University of California Regent Ward Connerly, that by 2006 had established similar prohibitions in 10 states. A few weeks ago, in a move perfectly in sync with the racial politics of 2020, the California legislature put a referendum on the November ballot that invites voters to repeal Prop 209. The new Proposition 16 would allow the state government, and state officials, to take racial and gender diversity into account in their decisionmaking. In other words, it would allow officials in state government and state universities to freely discriminate on the basis of race or gender.
Absolutely. Leftists will particularly melt down when Martin Luther King is mentioned......even though they are now against everything he was for.
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