House Democrat sorry for tweet that appeared to forget slavery

House Democrat sorry for tweet that appeared to forget slavery

Democrat Peter Welch apologized Tuesday for claiming in a tweet that it has never been legal in the US ’to make people work for free’ before the ongoing shutdown. Users pointed out that Welch was overlooking the country’s history of slavery.

Simone
Simone
InsideOutFetus
InsideOutFetus 1 year

isn't food, clothing, shelter, a kind of payment? Not trying to justify anything here. just an actual question.

Andre Gerard
Andre Gerard 1 year

Of course he has that opinion, as a Democrat he doesn't believe blacks are actually people!

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