Michale Harriot, a senior writer for The Root, tweeted that “Maya Gay was right” and “Anyone who flies an American Flag on a pickup truck is a whole different breed of white people”:
There’s nothing wrong with the American flag but Mara Gay was right.
Anyone who flies an American Flag on a pickup truck is a whole different breed of white people.
— Michael Harriot (@michaelharriot) June 9, 2021
First up, Mara Gay was most definitely not right:
NARRATOR: Mara Gay was wrong. https://t.co/SXmam1tpS5
— RBe (@RBPundit) June 9, 2021
And secondly, “stop spreading hatred and bigotry”:
Stop spreading hatred and bigotry. https://t.co/yrvf5x0vm0
— Chad Felix Greene 🇮🇱 (@chadfelixg) June 9, 2021
This is racist:
Michael’s a classic racist. https://t.co/U6rFzizCbN
— Buzz Patterson (@BuzzPatterson) June 9, 2021
Oh shut up https://t.co/ksGKPy5D0X
— Kurt Schlichter (@KurtSchlichter) June 9, 2021