, 3 tweets, 1 min read Read on Twitter
I try to ignore stuff like this but owens is describing the height of lynch law, Jim Crow segregation and disenfranchisement, and the neo slavery of debt peonage as a wonderful time for black people
it’s moronic. My grandparents fled Florida in a Jim Crow train car with my uncle and mother so they wouldnt have to go to apartheid schools. My grandparents couldnt even vote until they got to new york, and the sad irony is they found schools like that there too
The point of erasing history like this is to reassure fox viewers that any grievances the vast majority of black people have are a) illegitimate b) their own fault. Anyway, congrats to West for being a useful tool in a propaganda campaign. At least he got to be on TV
Missing some Tweet in this thread?
You can try to force a refresh.

Like this thread? Get email updates or save it to PDF!

Subscribe to Adam Serwer🍝
Profile picture

Get real-time email alerts when new unrolls are available from this author!

This content may be removed anytime!

Twitter may remove this content at anytime, convert it as a PDF, save and print for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video

1) Follow Thread Reader App on Twitter so you can easily mention us!

2) Go to a Twitter thread (series of Tweets by the same owner) and mention us with a keyword "unroll" @threadreaderapp unroll

You can practice here first or read more on our help page!

Follow Us on Twitter!

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!


This site is made by just three indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3.00/month or $30.00/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!