Weekly Rundown: The President is Racist

Premiere DateJan 12, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Trump's Comments
03:14 Why We're Afraid to Say 'Racist'
06:03 Jamelle Bouie's Words
08:07 Acknowledging Privilege
10:31 Outro
11:01 Useless Smile (BTR Live Studio, 2017) Sloppy Heads
15:44 Finish

Joe discusses Donald Trump’s comments about “shithole countries” and wonders why people, particularly in the media, hesitate to call the president racist.

Jamelle Bouie: Donald Trump Is a Racist

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…