Potential Democrat candidate for president in 2020, former VP Joe Biden, spoke on MLK Day and let loose with some familiar rhetoric:
Biden tells mostly black audience at MLK event: There is something we, not you — we, white America — has to admit … there is systematic racism.
— Michael McAuliff (@mmcauliff) January 21, 2019
Former VP Joe Biden at MLK breakfast: "We have a lot to root out, but most of all the systematic racism that most of us whites don't like to acknowledge even exists."
"There's something we have to admitâ€”not you, we, white Americaâ€”has to admit there's still a systematic racism." pic.twitter.com/preguit7yi
— ABC News (@ABC) January 21, 2019
Biden’s lecture about racism was delivered at an MLK Day breakfast at Al Sharpton’s National Action Network:
— Reverend Al Sharpton (@TheRevAl) January 21, 2019
Maybe Biden IS running, because he’s already getting back to campaign form:
Joe is setting the table here for a 2020 run.
— Steve (@Grumpy_24) January 21, 2019
Biden's running! Listen to the pandering to the ideological base. https://t.co/2ksRq7Wu5S
— Bob Wilkie (@bob_wilkie) January 21, 2019