Sara Haines admitted to feeling “silly” about being ignorant about the holiday until recent years and said she now felt that Juneteenth was a more important day for all Americans to celebrate than Independence Day.
“We were celebrating Fourth of July which was freedom of America, when freedom of American people didn’t happen until Juneteenth, so in some ways the celebration feels more authentic on Juneteenth,” 그녀는 주장했다.
조이 베하르 동의, blaming their lack of knowledge on American education.
“잘, I didn’t know about it either. 내말은, I confess I was unaware of it. Which shows you, how lacking our history is in this country,” she started to say.
The host went on to claim, without offering any proof, that this day was a good reminder that voting rights were being “systematically taken away” from African-Americans and other people groups in this country.
“알 잖아, we should be aware on a day like this that voting rights are being systematically taken away from African-Americans and other people too in this country,” 그녀는 주장했다.
“You got to be very, very careful. You can celebrate the day, which we do, but there are very important issues at stake here, 올해. So it’s a good day to reflect on that, 나는 생각한다,” Behar offered.
Despite expressing concern about voting rights and democracy being threatened, Behar and her colleagues have repeatedly attacked any opposition to the Democratic Party agenda.
Last September, Joy Behar complained that Sens. 커스틴 시네마, D-아리즈., 그리고 조 맨친, D-W.Va., 했다 “enemies” of democracy for sometimes voting with Republicans.
Two weeks ago, the hosts attacked the Electoral College as a “rigged idea” “based in slavery.”
“보기” hosts have also repeatedly called for “getting rid of” the Republican Party.