It is not surprising that he does not have the grace to accept accountability for his own mistakes and choices, and chooses instead to tell young African Americans, like his interviewer, that they should always realize that their critics, adversaries, opponents are “at least in part” motivated by bigotry.
What a disaster and a disgrace Eric Holder has been as Attorney General.
Those who praise Holder either are doing so without any idea about his record, or because they want the justice system in the United States to be racially and ideologically biased.
‘Race card? What race card?’
The message from the leadership in the White House has consistently been that it’s fine for the elite to live like royalty while the riff-raff struggles, the debt grows and youth are told that they are “knuckleheads” for spending their scarce money on entertainment rather than health insurance. Not surprisingly, the message has translated into a series of outrageous abuses of the taxpayer dime.
So why does such a failure like Eric Holder have President Obama’s “full confidence and respect” ?
Any Attorney general who stoops to fanning racial divisions and suspicion to save a job that his own conduct has forfeited should be fired.
As the Attorney General of the United States, Eric Holder is obligated to regard all American citizens as “his people.” Based on his testimony before Congress, he doesn’t.
“I’ve just expressed concerns on the basis of what I’ve heard about the law. But I’m not in a position to say at this point, not having read the law, not having had the chance to interact with people are doing the review, exactly what my position is.” —–U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, testifying before … Continue reading Unethical Quote of the Week: Attorney General Eric Holder
The one-two punches of Barack Obama and Donald Trump showed how cognitive dissonance and confirmation bias can corrupt the best of us, and make no mistake about it, King was once one of the best.