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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

My Lyft Ride with a Black Trump Supporter on MLK Day | Intellectual Takeout

My Lyft Ride with a Black Trump Supporter on MLK Day | Intellectual Takeout



“I’m glad Lewis marched in the protests so long ago,” she continued, “but you have to do more than march. That’s all these people do is march. Meanwhile, there are sections of Atlanta I’m afraid to drive in. And I say that as a black woman! It’s not even about race. Many blacks in this town live better than white people anywhere in the world. But there’s whole communities that have been forgotten. They are paid off with welfare checks but they don’t have skills or jobs, and they fear for their lives on their own streets.”

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