Posted by on March 18, 2021 4:37 pm
Originally From: Gaily Grind

Tags: , , , ,

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

A freshman Republican legislator in Wyoming suggested Wednesday that there are two sides to the history of slavery in the United States and that Black Americans are “stuck” in a mentality he called “worse than slavery itself.”

The Casper Star-Tribune reports that Rep. Jeremy Haroldson (R-Wheatland) argued in favor of teaching two sides of slavery during a legislative hearing on a bill that would rewrite Wyoming’s public schools curriculum.

“Slavery was something that shouldn’t have happened in America, but it did. But we’ve created slavery into a place that has created a position of being stuck, in my opinion, for a people group,” Haroldson told lawmakers Wednesday. “And that’s a sad place to be.

READ MORE OF THIS POST AT The Gaily Grind

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Live Guys Online Now!
Live Guys Online Now!