By Erin Matson, NOW Action Vice President“If you think this is about health care, then you’re missing the entire point.” – Mark Williams, Tea Party leader
Calling the President of the United States an “Indonesian Muslim turned welfare thug and a racist in chief” is simply outrageous at any time. Mr. Williams has made it abundantly clear that race-baiting is a tactic of choice for those who wish to undermine health care reform and defame President Obama.[video:youtube:5fymdNxn82M]
As feminist activists, we must loudly call out this so-called Tea Party movement at every opportunity.