Civil rights leader Rep. John Lewis defends Joe Biden's segregationist 'civility' comments

Segregationist Sympathizer

"This poll and the coming ad are created to help voters and observers of the 2020 Democratic presidential primary understand the field as well as the strengths and weaknesses of the frontrunner, former Vice President Joe Biden".

Joe Biden, who has taken heavy fire from fellow Democratic presidential candidates for his comments about being civil with segregationists, got a lifeline from Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), a leader of the civil rights movement, according to Politico.

Biden's campaign did not comment on the group's plan for the ad. Kamala Harris and Cory Booker. But along with calling Biden out on his language, Booker also sent a fundraising pitch hammering Biden for the work itself.

"I was in a caucus with James O. Eastland", Biden said, reportedly in a southern accent.

The worn vice-president has capitalised on his time as deputy to President Barack Obama, the first-ever dim U.S. president who's peaceable revered among Democrats. She hastened to say that she had "a great deal of respect" for Biden, and that "He has served our country in a very noble way".

"Look, he is the front-runner, he probably didn't say it in the most articulate manner", Richmond told reporters after Biden's remarks were reported. "Strom Thurmond, an avowed segregationist?" he asked. It's more than possible that the much-younger Biden was responding to contemporaneous concerns, even if it meant drafting help of the worst kind.

But no one thinks Biden is a racist or that he ever intends to hurt others' feelings, in contrast to the current occupant of the White House. And millennials are the least likely to forgive him for his middling stance because they're the ones who will actually have to live through the consequences.

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The specific charges are unknown and will remained sealed until the rapper is arraigned on Tuesday, the outlet reports . The rapper's attorney said at the time, "We are aware of no evidence that she caused anybody any harm from that night".

Fast-forward to more recent times, and there are still examples of people who could never agree on some of the most fundamental principles they held, but still worked together to pass meaningful legislation. "We really like each other", Boxer once said of Inhofe.

However the worn USA vice-president, who's now main thought polls, fought support on Wednesday night. "During the height of the civil rights movement, we worked with people and got to know people that were members of the Klan, people who opposed us, even people who beat us, and arrested us and jailed us". In second place was Bernie Sanders with 10 percent support.

Sanders is no less a democratic socialist for having brokered a deal with McCain, who not only supported the Iraq War but led the call for a troop surge to double down on USA involvement there.

"We have an ongoing working relationship, and I'm extraordinarily excited in seeing what we can accomplish", Ocasio-Cortez told ABC News.

"And the objective of the story is that it be important so that you just might want to work with of us, even if they build positions horrid to you, in express to invent some development". Not the opposition, the enemy.

We've already discussed Biden's overly familiar/touchy approach with women and girls.

As a 76-year old white male, with a lifetime in politics, Joe Biden is surprisingly out of touch with the Democratic Party today. It's something we need more of, not less.

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