August 8, 2022

Jack White has joined the refrain of artists talking out in regards to the Supreme Courtroom’s reversal of Roe v. Wade. In a press release posted to Instagram, White takes goal on the two-party system that allowed Donald Trump to nominate three conservative judges to the court docket, at Trump himself, and at Democrats for permitting Trump’s unlawful actions throughout his time period to go unpunished. It ends like so: “Effectively trump, you took the nation backwards 50 years. I hope your dad is smiling and waving down on you from heaven, whereas his different hand holds a document of all of the abortions you secretly paid for behind closed doorways.”

Right here’s White’s full assertion:

Congrats America! Let’s begin in the beginning; life isn’t black and white, however it’s in a two get together system! That idea permits the prospect for one of many events to advertise knowledgeable wrestler of a “politician” with completely no expertise in govt., who cares solely about his personal ego, who makes use of christianity (of which he isn’t one) to propel his profession on the expense of these christians (and the remainder of us all), who makes use of patriotism as a canine whistle for racism and concern and so on., and all of this goes unchecked as a result of the OTHER get together doesn’t have sufficient of a majority to maintain this individual from slowly destroying any progress we’ve made on this nation . So then that is what occurs: the 2 get together system by proxy places this clown able to select THREE conservative supreme court docket justices, THREE. And now these three judges, utterly disinterested and unaffected by what the precise majority desires and wishes, have simply taken the nation again to the 1970’s to start out once more combating for ladies’s rights. I can’t beleive i simply typed all of that out and it’s all true, is that this a nasty film? Congrats republicans, you beat hillary (yeah! fuck free well being care too!) in order that this unchecked egomaniac might take us down the worst, regressive path to the purpose of an rebel in our capital constructing threatening the lives of the vp and congress members, and in flip made our govt. a humiliation to your entire world (of which you’re all nonetheless dwelling in concern of his “wrath” and STILL defending this monster.) yeah! You and your Ar-15’s are one step nearer to heaven! Congrats democrats, your weak point in permitting trumps unlawful actions to go unpunished throughout his whole time period result in this. Fillibuster anybody? Your “majority” in govt. is ineffective. Rewind the tape to how we bought right here, a 3rd political get together of ANY form or platform breaking apart this left/proper, them/us nonsense would’ve prevented this earlier than it even began. Give it some thought. Effectively trump, you took the nation backwards 50 years. I hope your dad is smiling and waving down on you from heaven, whereas his different hand holds a document of all of the abortions you secretly paid for behind closed doorways. -jack white

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