Friday, February 22, 2019
TKC MUST READ!!! OLATHE NAACP LEADER: PROSECUTE JUSSIE SMOLLETT TO FULL EXTENT OF THE LAW!!!
A local African-American Conservative leader speaks out on a national controversy and shares public disdain for the alleged trickery.
KMBZ: Don't go easy on Jussie Smollett, civil rights activist advises
Henry Lyons, a real estate broker and president of the Olathe NAACP, said Smollett has done a lot of damage. Lyons believes liberal politics motivated Smollett's claims, which, Lyons said, will create a negative ripple effect . . . "I think (Smollett) should be prosecuted to the full extent of the law," Lyons said.
Read the whole article.
It's important to note that African-American leaders from both left & right seem to share these sentiments.
More links on the topic we wanted to share from all sides of the political spectrum:
Page Six: Charles Barkley jokes about Jussie Smollett: ‘Do not commit crimes with checks’
Daily Beast: The Right’s Empty Rage Against Jussie Smollett and Loud Silence on Coast Guard Terrorist Christopher Paul Hasson
Variety: Dear Jussie Smollett: As a Gay, Black Survivor of a Violent Attack, I Feel Let Down
XXL: Cardi B Thinks Jussie Smollett “F!*ked Up Black History Month”
Fox News: Jussie Smollett ‘attack hoax’ will ‘forever define him,’ crisis executive says
You decide . . .