Christoper Hayes: “[Black Republicans] are going to come on [CNN]… they’re going to be called an Uncle Tom, a c**n, & everything like that…”
CNN’s Tara Setmayer: “Well if you act like it and someone calls you out on it then we can’t do anything about that.”
— Ryan Saavedra 🇺🇸 (@RealSaavedra) April 3, 2018
On Monday night, a CNN political commentator suggested on Don Lemon’s “CNN Tonight” that it is okay for black Republicans to be called derogatory racial slurs on the network if they “act like it.”
The segment, which was initially centered around racial diversity among White House interns, quickly turned into a discussion about minorities in the Republican Party.
Responding to a comment from Lemon, Christopher Hayes, the Executive Director of Unhyphenated America, said: “Here’s the problem with that, it takes someone with very thick skin to go out there and be black and say ‘I’m a Republican, I’m a conservative,’ because what’s going to happen is they’re going to come on your network and they’re going to be called an Uncle Tom, a c**n, and everything like that and so first things first…” – READ MORE[give_form id=”79809″] [contentcards url=”https://www.dailywire.com/news/28990/watch-cnn-commentator-hints-its-ok-call-black-ryan-saavedra” target=”_blank”]