WHAT A TRUMP DERANGEMENT SYNDROME LOOKS LIKE – (Or: Don’t Be This Guy, Ever) The Action:
U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday issued a posthumous pardon to boxer Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight champion, who was jailed a century ago due to his relationship with a white woman…
In a case that came to symbolize racial injustice, Johnson was arrested in 1912 with Lucille Cameron, who later became his wife, for violating the Mann Act. The law was passed two years earlier and made it a crime to take a woman across state lines for immoral purposes.
TRUMP ATTEMPTING TO SET PRECEDENT TO EXCUSE HUMAN TRAFFICKING OF PROSTITUTES.
PAY ATTENTION. https://t.co/ZIAkAN4vMU
— Eric Garland (@ericgarland) May 24, 2018
Eric is a “strategic intelligence analyst for corporations and governments”, with 178 thousand Twitter followers. He’s also an idiot.