Bill Maher has every right to make fun of anything he sees fit. But he should understand the situation in its entirety when doing so.
47% of eligible voters sat out the 2016 election; they didn’t like either candidate enough to get off their butt.
Racism in America is nothing new.
The media fabricated a compelling lie about Kitty Genovese back in 1964, and in 2017 every outlet broadcast the video of a man being dragged off an airplane with relatively little examination of everything that led up to that point.
On March 30th, 2017, North Carolina repealed its hateful and misguided law, HB2. This was the famous “Bathroom Bill,” which was a thinly-veiled attack on the rights of the LGBTQ community, specifically transgender people.
A couple weeks ago, Iowa’s racist representative and noted A-hole Steve King said something racist.