Turning Point USA’s Director of Urban Engagement, Candace Owens, sure knows how to “trigger” the left.
Owens, a black conservative activist, really stirred liberals when she shared online an open letter to a defiant caravan of illegal immigrants who were marching toward the U.S. southern border, warning that Democrats “never met a victim they couldn’t exploit” for political gain, adding that the Central Americans can look forward to “lies, manipulation, and government dependency.”
She signed the letter, “Black America.”
We hear you’re marching over the border. Please let us know how best to transfer over the lies, manipulation, and government dependency that you have to look forward to.
The Democrats never met a victim they couldn’t exploit.
— Candace Owens (@RealCandaceO) April 3, 2018
“Nothing will trigger a liberal more than a black female conservative wanting to see an end to illegal aliens invading this country. You go girl!!
#BuildTheWall,” one social media user aptly tweeted.
— That Greek Guy! (@DesignGreek) April 4, 2018
That Owens sarcastically suggested she speaks for black America didn’t set too well with liberal minorities, even those who don’t grasp that the “illegal immigrants” also entered Mexico illegally.
don't sign my name on this, sis. also, they're not "illegals" if they're not here yet. also, they're people so pls address them fairly. also you can't sign it 'black america' sis. there was no consensus by us on this, or maybe i missed the meeting 🤔 https://t.co/L3rvMVOWmA
— frankincense (@franklynforeal) April 3, 2018
How are they “illegals” if they aren’t even in the US yet? Candace is a fraud.
The Rest Of America
— DesertWolfPS (@DesertWolfPS) April 3, 2018
Your views are not aligned with the majority of Black Americans. What makes you think you speak for Black America?
— Cocoa Khaleesi (@erynme) April 3, 2018
I must have missed the election in which you was voted voice of Black America or were you also appointed by Putin?
— Jerome Robinson (@Yard4025) April 3, 2018
Of course, Democrats are fearful that “Black America” will wake up to the fact that they are competing with the millions of illegal immigrants in America for jobs, as a social media user noted.
I hope my Durham friends here this message. It is the same as I expressed to the DCABP with no acknowledgement: 38.6% black unemployment competing w/illegals for work. https://t.co/zRFLrxTSlp
— Roger W. Allison (@RogerWAllison) April 4, 2018
Or that they are possibly being “replaced” by illegal immigrants “more willing to fall on the sword for the corrupt [Democratic National Committee].”
Yep, it's now apparent to even the blind that they've decided that illegals are the new "African American" voting block. In other news, I'm glad to see so many "woke" to the REAL Dem party. https://t.co/puVxIgEyPF
— TheCaptainC (@TheCaptainC) April 3, 2018
Naturally, there’s the prerequisite claim that Owens is a traitor to her race. Ironically, the social media user closed with: “Truth and justice will prevail.”
You are delusional! You are aiding and abetting a criminal who lies and manipulates people who supports racism and hatred. And you are now turning on your own people to justify more hatred and division. You will not win! Truth and justice will prevail. https://t.co/iYfd4ljHoP
— Shirley Byers (@shirleyb4433) April 3, 2018
But did we mention the left was triggered? It would be funny if it weren’t so very sad.
Oh, you mean kind of like how Republicans never met a discrimination they couldn't justify as "religious freedom." Stop with the holier than thou shit. https://t.co/3wjDcrF2lr
— Burgundy N Gold (@ForeverBNG) April 3, 2018
Look at this Sunken Place Princess trying to speak for Black America. LOL if you don't sit yo… https://t.co/tEcKGuBdSO
— Gummi bears & whiskey (@ChrisPereira) April 3, 2018
Are you trying out for amarosa’s job need some flavor in da house Ben Carson not cutting it
— uconn42 (@uconn42) April 3, 2018
I get it , you must get paid very well to sell out and be in the sunken place. Get out Candace, get out.
— Eric N. Lott (@TheRealEricL) April 4, 2018
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