In the sharknado of leftists complimenting each other during the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, Van Jones earns a distinction for this pearl of wisdom.
Some Twitter users disagreed:
@VanJones68 "There would be no advancement for blacks if it wasn't for a lot of blacks & whites who did the work instead looking for glory"
— Sabrina (@Charmed86) August 28, 2013
@VanJones68 So Jesse's Obama's real Dad???!!! Does Farrakhan know?
— The Beloved Debs (@McDebida) August 28, 2013
In other words, if Jesse Jackson had another illegitimate child, he’d look like Obama?