carolinalily (carolinalily) wrote in ohnotheydidnt,

The View: Juneteenth, Nikole Hannah Jones, Muriel Bowser, Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard, Hot Topics

Panel is Whoopi, Joy, Sunny, and Meghan

Additional clips and more behind the cut

Hot Topic Black Lives Matter

Juneteenth honors the end of slavery in the US. You can read more about Juneteenth at this link

Hayden and Mickey Stevenson’s song I Can’t Breathe is performed by Deitrick Haddon.

Nikole Hannah Jones joins, she won a Pulitzer for 1619 Project. She talks about the history of Juneteenth, businesses honoring it with a paid holiday for employees, Governors making it a state holiday, legislation submitted to make it a federal holiday. NASCAR banning flag, military bases wanting to change names, confederate flags being banned throughout the military, statues coming down. Systemic racism, claims from GOP that it doesn’t exist, despite US intelligence agencies saying the KKK has infiltrated law enforcement.

Hot Topic Mayor Muriel Bowser

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser talks about T45, federal troops and police, peaceful protestors attacked. Says DC is our home, not T45. DC statehood vote in House next week but expects Senate to prevent passing. 700K live in DC, taxation without representation. Expects Dem Potus and Dem Senate to make DC a state. Talks about the BLM mural on Pennsylvania Ave.

Discusses budget for law enforcement, how that was allocated, thoughts on defunding or reforming police. More talk about Juneteenth and DC Emancipation Day.

Hot Topic Happy Fathers Day

Jenny and Chris Marr recently became one of only 72 couples in recorded history to become parents of identical quadruplets.

They get a surprise from Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard. I don’t like them so I didn’t listen. I find them irrationally annoying.

So, my dad is gone and I’ll be sad and miss him this weekend. Do you have big plans with your dad for Father’s Day?

Ontd how many people do you think will get sick @ T45 KKK rally in Tulsa on Saturday?

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