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November 26, 2014

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Cliven Bundy responds to charges of racism: ‘The statement was right’

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STEVE MARCUS

Rancher Cliven Bundy, right, greets a supporter during a Bundy family “Patriot Party” near Bunkerville on Friday, April 18, 2014. The family organized the party to thank people who supported Bundy in his dispute with the Bureau of Land Management.

“That’s exactly what I said. I said I’m wondering if they’re better off under government subsidy, and their young women are having the abortions and their young men are in jail, and their older women and their children are standing, sitting out on the cement porch without nothing to do, you know, I’m wondering: Are they happier now under this government subsidy system than they were when they were slaves?"

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