NBC’s Gregory: Do Obama Critics Have Same ‘Resentment and Fear’ as Racists 50 Years Ago?


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At the top of Sunday’s NBC Meet the Press, moderator David Gregory interviewed Democratic Congressman John Lewis about the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s “I Have A Dream” speech and seized the opportunity to bash President Obama’s political opponents: “…in your view, a lot of people can’t get comfortable with the idea of an African American president…Do you see some of the same trappings of resentment and fear in our modern-day politics?” Gregory further teed up Lewis to bash conservatives: “And you even said during your speech yesterday [at the MLK speech anniversary], ‘There are forces, there are people who want to take us back.’ What specifically are you talking about?” Lewis ranted: “Well, I hear people over and over again saying, ‘We want to take our country back.’ Take it back where? Where are we going?…when I was growing up, I saw those signs that said, “White Men,” “Colored Men”…Those signs are gone.”

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