Symone Sanders: Trump, Congress, FBI ‘Would’ve Done Something’ About Fla. Shooter If He Was Black
Symone Sanders Goes Off: Trump, Congress, FBI ‘Would’ve Done Something’ About FL Shooter If He Was Black (Mediaite)
Symone Sanders had a passionate moment on Monday when she made the argument that a lot of people would’ve been more hot-blooded about the Florida school shooting if the perpetrator was a minority.
Sanders joined Bill Kristol and Paris Dennard on CNN, where Jim Sciutto asked them about the ongoing gun control debates prompted by last week’s tragedy. Kristol bemoaned the lack of action following last year’s massacre in Las Vegas, and Dennard pointed to Chicago in order to argue that gun control laws don’t work.
As that happened, Sanders took over the conversation by exclaiming that America would’ve already moved well past legislation debates if the shooter was black or brown.
“If he was yelling Allahu Akbar, the president would’ve been tweeting about it and [Congress] would’ve swooped in and did whatever they felt need…”