NFL Legend Drops Truth Bomb on Congressional Democrats

  • 06/19/2019 12:00 AM
  • Source: AAN
  • by: AAN Staff
NFL Legend Drops Truth Bomb on Congressional Democrats
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Retired All-American and Super Bowl champ Burgess Owens rarely agrees with Democrats. However, he wholeheartedly supports the Left's renewed interest in reparations – with one caveat: make only the Democrats pay for it to atone for their party's racist past. 

Breitbart's Dylan Gwinn reports:

During stirring testimony in front of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Reparations, Owens blasted the Democratic Party “for all the misery” they’ve brought to blacks; citing everything from the party’s support of slavery, the KKK, Jim Crow laws, and abortion. [emphasis added]

The testimony was in stark contrast to that of other speakers, such as actor/activist Danny Glover and writer/activist Ta-Nehisi Coates, who were much more favorable about the prospects of the federal government issuing checks for reparations.

In contrast, Owens told the subcommittee, "I used to be a Democrat until I did my history and found out the misery that that party brought to my race."

His testimony quickly went viral:
Meanwhile, Democrat frontrunner Joe Biden reminisced about working with segregationists.
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