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Sen. Johnson twists MLK Jr.'s words to deny systemic racism in US

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Sen. Johnson twists MLK Jr.'s words to deny systemic racism in US

Sen. Johnson twists MLK Jr.'s words to deny systemic racism in US

CNN’s Don Lemon talks to Peniel Joseph, Professor of History at the University of Texas and author of “The Sword and the Shield: The Revolutionary Lives of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr.”, about Sen.

Ron Johnson (R-WI) mentioning Martin Luther King Jr. when saying critical race theory shouldn’t be taught in American schools.


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