Did U.S. Rep. Mary Miller Claim Victory For “White Life” At Trump Rally?


Speaking at a rally Saturday night with former President Donald Trump, controversial freshman congresswoman Rep. Mary Miller of Illinois made what many are calling a “Freudian slip,” after the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade.

Miller, who had already come under fire for quoting Adolf Hitler, allegedly said that the move to rescind Roe v. Wade was a “victory for white life.” Her spokesman quickly said that the Illinois Republican had intended to say the decision was a victory for a “right to life,” but the audio tells a different story and the people are not buying the excuse one bit.

The 63-year-old is currently up for reelection in the state’s newly redrawn 15th Congressional District and faces off against GOP Rep. Rodney Davis with Trump’s blessing. It was he who had invited her onto the stage at his rally in Mendon, Illinois.

“President Trump, on behalf of all the MAGA patriots in America, I want to thank you for the historic victory for white life in the Supreme Court yesterday,” she said, drawing cheers from the crowd.

Article continues after video.

Miller spokesman Isaiah Wartman told The Associated Press that it was “a mix-up of words.”

“You can clearly see in the video … she’s looking at her papers and looking at her speech,” Wartman said.

She has gone to the age-old adage of highlighting how many “non-white” grandchildren she has in her family.

After apologizing for saying “Hitler was right on one thing,” Miller and the rally come as far-right agendas have delved into the “great replacement theory,” which alleges that white people and their influence are being “replaced” by people of color. And with Trump doing victory laps in the name of his appointing three conservative justices during his term, it seems that proponents in favor of Trump and Miller will have nothing but more harsh words when it comes to the eroding of women’s reproductive rights in America.

“Yesterday the court handed down a victory for the Constitution, a victory for the rule of law, and above all, a victory for life,” Trump told the crowd, which broke into a chant of “Thank you, Trump!”



Source link

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Archive

Most commented

Black Activists Are Fighting Against Tobacco Companies

Black Activists Are Fighting Against Tobacco Companies

Two years ago, California passed Assemblyman Kevin McCarty’s SB 793, banning the sale of flavored tobacco products throughout the state. ...

SA designer Thebe Magugu partners with Adidas [watch]

SA designer Thebe Magugu partners with Adidas [watch]

Adidas has launched the first of two ranges developed in collaboration with celebrated South African luxury designer, Thebe Magugu. ...

Two notable Chiefs players who WILL start against Maritzburg

Two notable Chiefs players who WILL start against Maritzburg

Kaizer Chiefs will look to bounce back from their season opener defeat against Royal AM when they meet Maritzburg ...

Chippa United sign Sundowns striker

Chippa United sign Sundowns striker

Mamelodi Sundowns fans may not be well aware of Etiosa Godspower Ighodaro. The 21-year-old Nigerian has spent much of ...

Memorable moments that had us screaming [watch]

Memorable moments that had us screaming [watch]

The Roast of Khanyi Mbau has to be one of the most entertaining yet we’ve seen on Comedy Central, ...

Exclusive: Monique Samuels On The State Of Her Marriage And Being ‘Heavily Criticized’ For How She Talks To Her Husband

Exclusive: Monique Samuels On The State Of Her Marriage And Being ‘Heavily Criticized’ For How She Talks To Her Husband

OWN Monique Samuels has no regrets. The wife, mother of three, entrepreneur and reality TV star has completed her ...

IVY Infusions Premier Preventative Wellness Solutions Celebrates Success

IVY Infusions Premier Preventative Wellness Solutions Celebrates Success

Nurse practitioner Sasha N. Beatty launched IVY Infusions with the goal of providing convenient, effective preventative wellness services, and ...

Taking good care of your vulva starts with chucking all those products

Taking good care of your vulva starts with chucking all those products

There are tons and tons of female products that sell women dreams of a cleaner and fresher vagina but ...

Disruptive rain, thundershowers and hail expected

Disruptive rain, thundershowers and hail expected

The South African Weather Service (SAWS) has issued a Yellow level 2 warning for thunderstorms in parts of KwaZulu-Natal ...

ANC Mayor BLASTED for spending R70k of taxpayer cash on ‘new chain’

ANC Mayor BLASTED for spending R70k of taxpayer cash on ‘new chain’

You could fund more than 200 x R350 grants for a month with this much money. However, Capricorn Mayor ...

Benni already a ‘hit’ with Ronaldo and Co. at Man United

Benni already a ‘hit’ with Ronaldo and Co. at Man United

Benni McCarthy has quickly settled into his new high-profile job as a first-team coach at Manchester United after it ...

‘Married To Medicine’ Star Quad Webb Discusses The Power of Balance

‘Married To Medicine’ Star Quad Webb Discusses The Power of Balance

As a child, Quad Webb said her father spoke purpose into her spirit, and often reminded her she could ...

Boy dies after parents lose legal battle over life support

Boy dies after parents lose legal battle over life support

A London hospital on Saturday withdrew life support for 12-year-old British boy Archie Battersbee after his parents lost a ...

WATCH: Is this the best version of the SA anthem ever sung? TURN UP THE VOLUME!

WATCH: Is this the best version of the SA anthem ever sung? TURN UP THE VOLUME!

The Springboks had an advantage over their All Blacks opponents from the moment the national anthem was sung at ...

Trial date SET for mom accused of murdering daughters

Trial date SET for mom accused of murdering daughters

The trial date for Lauren Anne Dickason’s case has been scheduled for mid-2023. Dickason’s application to have the trial ...

EISH WENA: Cucumber prank in the Beach [viral video]

EISH WENA: Cucumber prank in the Beach [viral video]

Viral videos have never run dry on the world wide web – how amazing is it that there’s always ...

9 in 10 Americans Say Won’t Stay At A Company Long If Their Work Friends Leave

9 in 10 Americans Say Won’t Stay At A Company Long If Their Work Friends Leave

For many Americans, they spend the majority of their time at work. Unsurprisingly, true friendships are formed on the ...

The latest PSL news, fixtures and results: Saturday 6 August 2022

The latest PSL news, fixtures and results: Saturday 6 August 2022

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) is back in full force with fans returning to the stadiums for the start ...

US, Russia agree prisoner exchange, who could be part?

US, Russia agree prisoner exchange, who could be part?

Moscow and Washington have been in talks about a new prisoner exchange, in a rare moment of dialogue with ...

WCED will be able to appoint more than 1100 additional teachers in 2023

WCED will be able to appoint more than 1100 additional teachers in 2023

The MEC for Education in the Western Cape, David Maynier, announced that his department will be able to appoint ...

The Link Between Skin Sensitivity and Emotions

The Link Between Skin Sensitivity and Emotions

It’s time to explore the elusive connection between our mind and our skin through the prevalence and causes of ...