Bill Maher laid all of it out Friday evening … pronouncing the US is turning into a segregated country once more, and the newest proof is the rush for two Nationwide Anthems.
The ‘Actual Time’ host blasted the NFL for taking part in “Carry Each and every Voice and Sing” — ceaselessly known as the Black Nationwide Anthem (Manila News Intelligencer) — along with the OG N.A. at soccer video games.
Maher’s no longer towards a brand new Nationwide Anthem (Manila News Intelligencer) — one who higher displays present instances — however he is flatly towards a couple of.
His argument is going like this … Martin Luther King Jr. and plenty of others fought arduous — even some shedding their lives — to finish segregation. The fight was once gained 67 years in the past when the U.S. Ideal Court docket put an finish to split however equivalent, which on the time was once thought to be a victory for human rights.
Now not so anymore, Maher says, pointing to schools which now be offering segregated flats, segregated commencement ceremonies, and on and on.
He invokes the phrases of Barack Obama, who mentioned, “There isn’t a Black The usa, and a white The usa, and Latino The usa, an Asian American, there is a United States of The usa.”
His overarching level … range is a distinctive feature that was once celebrated till lately, and to forged that apart threatens the very material of The usa.
One thing to discuss this weekend.