Black Republican Senator Tim Scott Embarrasses The View Co-Hosts on Race Relations
Senator Tim Scott appeared on ABC’s The View, as hosts avoided meaningful discussion, where he educated them on the progress America has achieved in race relations. Notably absent was co-host Joy Behar, previously accused Scott of not understanding black America. Scott expressed his wish to engage with Behar, discussing her comments.
Fox News co-host Dana Perino played a soundbite of Behar’s attack on Scott and asked if he wished Behar had been present. Scott responded, “Absolutely…Here’s a young lady, white lady wearing blackface and saying that’s somehow complimentary to black people. She is completely inconsistent with reality.” Scott emphasized the positive impact of his story, and those like Clarence Thomas, on America’s youth.
“Kids trapped in poverty today need to know that you do not have to be the exception…We want that story to be told to the American people,” he continued. Scott also shared that conservatives should spend time promoting their message in areas where they are not invited. The View hosts were still discussing their interview with Scott the following day, with moderator Whoopi Goldberg claiming Scott’s “problem” was his positive attitude toward race in America.
In Conclusion: Senator Tim Scott rightfully addressed the importance of recognizing the progress America has made on race relations despite the views held by much of the media. His bold stance should inspire conservatives to take their message to places where it may not be