AG Lynch: Trump's Election Makes Minorities 'Children of a Lesser God'

24 views

“Dr. King’s Dream…is at risk like never before” because of Donald Trump’s election, Attorney Gen. Loretta Lynch declared at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala. in a speech commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Lynch warned of increased border security, voter suppression and racism:

“I know that we are in difficult days now.  Many worry that Dr. King’s dream – and all that has flowed from it – is at risk like never before.

“In my travels I have seen the disconnect between the forces of our government and the communities we serve; I have seen the concerns that the voting booth will be moved out of reach, that our hearts will close along with our borders, that a prayer in a different tongue or posture will place one at risk.  And I have seen the fear that once again we will let a distinction without a difference govern our view of our fellow Americans, rather than what is in their hearts.”

Lynch also likened the election process to the spin of a roulette wheel – and warned that minorities will now become “children of a lesser god”:

“And I have seen the fear that, with the turn of the electoral wheel, so many of us will be seen as children of a lesser God.  I have seen all that.”

“Children of a Lesser God” is a movie, based on an award-winning stage play and love story dealing with deafness.

Thank you for supporting MRCTV! As a tax-deductible, charitable organization, we rely on the support of our readers to keep us running! Keep MRCTV going with your gift here!

MRCTV Reader,

The media are hard at work weaving a web of confusion, misinformation, and conspiracy surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

This is why MRCTV, a program of the MRC, exists—to broadcast conservative values, culture, politics, expose media bias, and provide entertainment to new and diverse audiences. But we can’t do it alone. We are part of the only organization purely dedicated to this critical

Donate today to help MRCTV continue to produce videos and commentary that are seen far and wide. $25 a month goes a long way.

And now, thanks to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, you can make up to a $300 gift to the 501(c)(3) non-profit organization of your choice and use it as a tax deduction on your 2020 taxes, even if you take the standard deduction on your returns.

— The MRCTV Team

DONATE

Connect

Sign up for MRCTV Daily newsletter to receive the latest videos and commentary.

MRC Merch