Spike Lee compared the “70 million people” who he said voted for President Donald Trump to “Nazis” and “slave owners.”
“No matter how bad we talk about Agent Orange[Trump], it’s even a more condemning comment on Americans as a country that 70 million people voted for this guy,” the 63-year-old film director shared with Deadline magazine in a piece published Tuesday.
“That’s a comment on an America that is OK with the president saying all Mexicans are rapists, murderers and drug dealers,” he added. “That’s 70 million people who believe it’s OK if you separate mothers from their newly born sons and daughters, many still breastfeeding.”
“That’s one of the highest immoral acts: separating mother from infant child,” Lee continued. “Who does that? Nazis? Slave owners? That’s f—in’ shameful. That’s a f—in’ disgrace and that is a terri... (Read more)
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