Black Lives Matter Organizer: Election Is A ‘Tyrannical Pageant Of White Fear’
Black Lives Matter member recently wrote a column for PBS News Hour expressing disdain for the Democratic Party not having a radical enough agenda.
Arielle Newton, an organizer with Black Lives Matter: NYC, declared in her column that she would be voting for Green Party Candidate Jill Stein. She urged the black community to “break the two party system.”
“As a radical black militant,” Newton wrote, “this presidential election is best characterized as a tyrannical pageant of white fear.”
Newton claimed that the Democratic Party is “a master of reformist performance.” She said that although the Democratic Party says it cares about the black community, they only offer “half measures.” – READ MORE