Our congressman, French Hill, and the Republicans know that it’s dangerous to change the presumption of innocence to the presumption of guilt, especially for black men.
If the Democrats can do that to a white justice of the Supreme Court with no evidence, no corroboration, and all of her witnesses including her best friend say it didn’t happen, what will happen to our husbands, our fathers, or our sons when a white girl lies on them?
Another woman then adds:
Girl, white Democrats will be lynching black folk again.
We can’t afford to let white Democrats take us back to race verdicts, life sentences, and lynchings when a white girl screams rape.
In response, 61-year-old Hill, who has held office since 2015, criticised the advert in a tweet and stated that he did not support the message.
Some may have heard an appalling ad on the radio. I condemn this outrageous ad in the strongest terms. I do not su… https://t.co/6RlukxKSpP