Senate Democrats serving on the Congressional Coalition on Adoption are turning a blind eye to pundit attacks on Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett’s adopted children as the federal judge faces hearings for the high bench this week.
On the day of her Rose Garden nomination ceremony, critical race theory scholar Ibram X. Kendi, author of the bestselling book, “How to Be an Antiracist,” condemned President Donald Trump’s nominee as a white supremacist for adopting two children from Haiti.
“Some White colonizers ‘adopted’ Black children,” Kendi wrote on Twitter. “They ‘civilized’ these ‘savage’ children in the ‘superior’ ways of White people, while using them as props in their lifelong pictures of denial, while cutting the biological parents of these children out of the picture of humanity.”
Some White colonizers “adopted” Black children. They “civilized” these “savage” children in the “superior” ways of White people, while using them as props in their lifelong pictures of denial, while cutting the