Read time: 1 minute

Trump Falls Back On Racism To Distract And Divert

Trump loves to claim he isn't racist, yet he is defunding sensitivity training that includes the term "white privilege."
Trump Falls Back On Racism To Distract And Divert
Image from: Wikimedia Commons

Prznint Stupid reaches into his bag of tricks to distract us and rally Possum Hollar, and pulls out his ol’ stand-by: White Privilege.

White House directs federal agencies to cancel race-related training sessions it calls ‘un-American propaganda’

“President Trump is moving to revamp federal agencies’ racial sensitivity trainings, casting some of them as ‘divisive’ and ‘un-American,’ according to a memo by the White House Office of Management and Budget.

“In the two-page memo, OMB Director Russell Vought says Trump has asked him to prevent federal agencies from spending millions in taxpayer dollars on these training sessions. Vought says OMB will instruct federal agencies to come up with a list of all contracts related to training sessions involving ‘white privilege’ or ‘critical race theory,’ and do everything possible within the law to cancel those contracts, the memo states.

“The memo, released on Friday, also tells all federal agencies to identify and if possible cancel contracts that involve teaching that America is an “inherently racist or evil country.’”

You can read the memo here.

You don’t have to be Kreskin to see what he’s trying to do here, and frankly it might work. To the degree that Possum Hollar is patriotic and might be PO’ed about Commander Bunnypants dissing the troops, he knows for a fact that racism is always going to be their first love.

BTW, Hair Füror is tweeting and retweeting all morning –his racist base are singing his praises about not spending tax dollars on “indoctrination.” I stopped after about 20 tweets. I guess this is also now a Claim Chowder in the same post.

Republished with permission from Mock Paper Scissors.

Can you help us out?

For 16 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit. We work 7 days a week, 16 hours a day for our labor of love, but with rising hosting and associated costs, we need your help! Could you donate $21 for 2021? Please consider a one-time or recurring donation of whatever amount you can spare, or consider subscribing for an ad-free experience. It will be greatly appreciated and help us continue our mission of exposing the real FAKE NEWS!

More C&L Coverage

Discussion

New Commenting System

Our comments are now powered by Insticator. In order to comment you will need to create an Insticator account. The process is quick and simple. Please note that the ability to comment with a C&L site account is no longer available.

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service (revised 3/17/2016) for information on our posting policy.

Please Do Not Use the Login Link at the Top of the Site.

In order to comment you must use an Insticator account. To register an account, enter your comment and click the post button. A dialog will then appear allowing you create your account.

We will be retiring our Crooks and Liars user account system in January, 2021.

Thank you.
C&L Team