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Rand Paul accurately compares illegal NSA spying to lynching African-Americans

MFP & co. /   June 22, 2013 Tweet Email

While volunteering at the Plymouth Community Center food pantry in Louisville, Rand Paul told WHAS11’s Joe Arnold that illegal NSA spying was kinda sorta like lynchings…

There was a time in our country…we judged the guilt of African-Americans by lynching. People say ‘oh that’s a dramatic comparison’– well that’s why he have steps and processes you go through to make sure you don’t have adjudication of guilt without a trial, without a lawyer, without a judge involved.

Via WHAS11…

Hmmm.

Yeah, I’m just like…

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