Why is she still relevant? This is women who thought saying “hard work” is racist.
Host Melissa Harris-Perry: “I want us to be super careful when we use the language ‘hard worker,’ because I actually keep an image of folks working in cotton fields on my office wall, because it is a reminder about what hard work looks like. So, I feel you that he’s a hard worker, I do, but in the context of relative privilege.”
—Exchange on MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry, October 24
What a sick way of thinking.