Activist Hawk Newsome aimed a racial slur at New York City Mayor Eric Adams during a Thursday morning appearance on “America’s Newsroom.”
Newsome heads Black Lives Matter of Greater New York — which has no connection to the Black Lives Matter Global Network, according to managing director Kailee Scales — and he joined co-anchors Bill Hemmer and Dana Perino to discuss Adams’ comments about the crime that continues to plague his city.
“Democrats want to keep us handicapped and crippled and on welfare.” @IamHawkNewsome responds to NYC Mayor Eric Adams’ criticism of Black Lives Matter for staying silent on murders of black people @BillHemmer @DanaPerino pic.twitter.com/1ftDGgodhA
— America’s Newsroom (@AmericaNewsroom) April 21, 2022
Adams, during a recent speech, asked where all the people were who claimed that “black lives matter” when the black lives in question were the victims of crime rather than police.
“Where are all those who stated black lives matter? If black lives matter, then the thousands of people I saw on the street when Floyd was murdered should be on the street right now stating that the lives of these black children that are dying every night matter,” Adams said.
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