Colbert Schools Trump With A Scathing Reminder Of How Strongman Rulers End
“Remember when we were all afraid of our groceries?” he asked. “I miss those days.”
Colbert diagnosed the crisis now dominating the news over COVID-19 as “America’s pre-existing condition: racism.”
The nationwide protests and civic unrest were sparked by a white police officer in Minneapolis killing George Floyd, a Black man in Minneapolis.
“In times like these, we need empathetic and moral leadership,” Colbert said. “Unfortunately, we have Donald Trump.”
Presidents usually step up to address the nation’s pain, Colbert said, pointing out that even President …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]