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WHO IS THE NEW FACE OF STEPIN FETCHIT?

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With the state of the political climate; there is complete unrest for anyone of color, or religion other than Christianity. Today is the first day of Black History Month. Trump decided to make remarks acknowledging the occasion.
“Frederick Douglass has done an amazing job.” Does he even know who Frederick Douglass was or is? I truly doubt it. He threw around a few other names such as Dr. Martin Luther King. Does he understand that Douglass championed abolition and women’s suffrage? Neither cause is something I think Trump would support now; let alone the 1800’s. Douglass went from being a slave to one of the greatest orators of his time. He has more in common with President Obama then Trump who lacks character. It is worth noting that Douglass married a white woman after his first wife died.He married Helen Pitts in 1884 until his death in 1895. I don’t see Trump being a proponent of interracial marriage. He must have misspoken as he often does. Why would today be any different?
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