The Root - April 17, 221

It seems like every day, the Republican party comes closer and closer to being truthful about what the GOP actually is—a white people party.

Republicans think they’re slick by occasionally letting in your wypipo-friendly Black person who will call Black Lives Matter racist for pats on the head and a weekly house negro biscuit tossed from the proverbial table they stay looking for a seat at, but mostly, the GOP is a party of the white people, by the white people and for the white people. And if you don’t believe me, look no further than the forming of an “America First Caucus” which is reportedly being founded on principles based on “uniquely Anglo-Saxon political traditions.”

From the Washington Post:

Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) and Paul A. Gosar (R-Ariz.) are reportedly behind it, with Reps. Barry Moore (R-Ala.) and Louie Gohmert (R-Tex.) signed on as early members. Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.), who faces federal and House Ethics Committee investigations over allegations of sexual misconduct and illicit drug use, tweeted that he was joining Greene in the caucus.

“We will end wars, stop illegal immigration & promote trade that is fair to American workers,” said Gaetz, who has denied all allegations against him.

A seven-page document that lays out policy positions for the caucus includes nativist language and perpetuates the falsehood that there was widespread fraud and corruption in the 2020 election. According to the document, the group says it seeks to advance former president Donald Trump’s legacy, which means stepping “on some toes” and sacrificing “sacred cows for the good of the American nation.” ...

Read full report at The Root