The Mendacity of Joe Biden

Published September 27, 2021 by Nan Mykel

Appears to be the sad truth. Why?

Repeating Islands

An Op-Ed piece by Charles M. Blow for The New York Times.

Joe Biden, once again, disappointed many of the same Black voters who were his strongest supporters. How much of this can or should Black people stand?

I always have to start columns like this with an upfront stipulation: Having Biden in the White House is exponentially better than having four more years of Donald Trump, and in a two-party system, you must support one of the two parties’ candidates. Protest abstentions are suicidal. Democrats who at least talk a more racially inclusive game are head and shoulders above Republicans who either court or abide open racists.

It’s not that Biden hasn’t advanced policies that benefit the African American community, efforts that the White House is quick to laud — as it should — when he faces criticism.

With that out of the way, there is still an…

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One comment on “The Mendacity of Joe Biden

  • 15,000 Haitians who had been living in Chili and urged to leave by Chili’s government have been allowed in and are in process of consideration for staying. The President disowned the actions by some border patrolmen on horseback and ordered it to stop. I am still trying to figure out why editorialists pretend that Presidents have 100% control over all government employees 100% of the time. I believe that the number of biased civil service employees in border control and immigration services increased mightily during Trump’s years – they cannot just be fired without cause. Immigration is broken and needs fixing – yes. Are House and Senate ready to fix immigration? The President cannot do by himself.

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