In the wake of the Capitol Hill riot, two prominent left-wing journalists want to “deprogram” Trump supporters and force these conservatives to suffer “consequences.”
“There are millions of Americans, almost all white, almost all Republicans, who somehow need to be deprogrammed,” Washington Post associate editor Eugene Robinson said Tuesday morning on MSNBC in an appearance with The New York Times Magazine reporter Nikole Hannah-Jones and host Joe Scarborough.
“It’s as if they are members of a cult,” Robinson declared, then asking fellow panelist Hannah-Jones how American citizens who voted for President Donald Trump could be purged of their ideology.
Hannah-Jones is the journalist responsible for her publication’s revisionist “1619 Project,” which attempts to link the founding of America to slavery and suggests that the nation’s “true” founding occurred in 1619. She was awarded the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary for her introductory essay to the project. Read more…