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NEW YORK — In his latest bid to unite America, President Joe Biden has called Georgia’s new election-integrity law “Jim Crow for the 21st Century” and “Jim Crow on steroids.”

“Parts of our country are backsliding,” Biden moaned Wednesday. “The days of Jim Crow, passing laws that harken back to the era of poll taxes, when black people were made to guess how many beans – how many jelly beans in a jar, or count the number of bubbles in a bar of soap before they could cast their ballot.”

Biden said this via satellite to the National Action Network. Its founder, Al Sharpton, is a museum-quality racial arsonist who has called Jews “diamond merchants” and Fred Harari, who is Jewish, a “white interloper.” In 1995, Sharpton’s anti-Semitic slurs may have inspired Roland Smith, a crazed protester, who shot up and ignited Freddie’s Fashion Mart, Harari’s store in Harlem. The ensuing inferno killed seven. Smith fatally shot himself. 

Rather than bring Americans together, Biden’s inflammatory rhetoric pits citizens against each other. His needlessly incendiary language is like complaining that a supermarket that lacks kosher food harkens back to Kristallnacht. 

While Biden bashes the Peach State’s new statute, why didn’t he help loosen Delaware’s much tighter vote rules? 

Days of in-person early voting? Georgia: 17. Delaware: Zero

Ballot drop boxes? Georgia: at least 159 (no fewer than one per county). Delaware: Zero

No-excuse absentee ballots? Georgia: Yes. Delaware: No.

Voter ID required? Georgia: Yes. Delaware: Yes.

Biden also trivializes the pain of Jim Crow’s genuine victims while diluting the cruelty of these mandates and their 76-year-long, “separate-but-equal” reign of terror.

“This makes Jim Crow look like Jim Eagle,” Biden told journalists on March 25. “I mean, this is gigantic what they’re trying to do, and it cannot be sustained.” Male bald eagles typically weigh ten times as much as an average one-pound crow. Does Biden truly believe that Georgia’s “Jim Eagle” law is 10 times worse than Jim Crow’s multifaceted, anti-black voter suppression?

Poll taxes once made voting too expensive for poor citizens, many black. Georgia’s new law imposed no poll tax.

Before 1965, Alabama’s literacy test asked prospective voters 68 questions, including: “If a state is a party to a case, the Constitution provides that original jurisdiction shall be in ________.” By refusing to hear Texas’ anti-vote fraud case last December, today’s Supreme Court forgot that it is the correct answer.

Also, “The Constitution limits the size of the District of Columbia to ________.” Answer: Ten square miles.

Today’s Georgia kept literacy tests buried.

Michigan’s Jim Crow Museum observes that in many a lynching, “The victim was an example of what happened to a black man who tried to vote.” Georgia did not reinstate lynching.

Northern Freedom Riders headed South to register black voters in 1961. They endured beatings and fire-bombings. Georgia has resurrected neither.

Three young Congress of Racial Equality activists named James Chaney (a black man), Andrew Goodman, and Mickey Schwerner (both white) registered black Mississippians in June 1964. On Goodman’s first evening on duty, local Klansmen murdered them and hid their bodies in an earthen dam. Elsewhere, investigators found the bodies of black Freedom Summer college students Henry Dee and Charles Moore, a cadaver in a CORE T-shirt, and five other corpses.

That was Jim Crow, not merely requiring voters — black and otherwise — to show ID, as do 36 states (including Biden’s blessed Delaware). Blacks routinely present ID at airports, banks, libraries, hotels, and millions of other venues daily.

For Biden to compare Georgia’s vote expansion bill with the Jim Crow that slaughtered Chaney, Goodman, Schwerner, Dee, and Moore is morally grotesque, über-divisive, and a profound insult to those who were killed while crushing Jim Crow and securing black voting rights.

And, remember: The Jim Crow laws were passed, signed, and brutally enforced by Democrats, not Republicans. Perhaps that’s why Biden cannot shut up about Jim Crow. Those racist rules were his party’s handiwork.

Deroy Murdock is a Manhattan-based Fox News Contributor, a contributing editor with National Review Online, and a senior fellow with the London Center for Policy Research. Bucknell University’s Michael Malarkey contributed research to this opinion piece.

Deroy Murdock is a Manhattan-based Fox News Contributor, a contributing editor with National Review Online, and a senior fellow with the London Center for Policy Research.

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sandra Waechter
23 days ago

Just get an i/d and you can vote……………..just do not resist the police and you wont get hurt. It is just oh so easy………….some are making it hard and it isnt

Steve
22 days ago

Amen to that Sandra! But you see the issue is that once a racist then always a racist and Democrats, ESPECIALLY Creepy, Sleepy uncle Joe cannot shut up about “Jim Crow” because it’s in his blood!!!

Richard Hennessy
22 days ago
Reply to  Steve

It’s not just in Biden’s blood; it’s in Democrat blood. Identity politics is their whole basis for being and the agenda they rely on to get votes.

Mac
14 days ago
Reply to  Steve

And he is the one saying they are not capable enough to vote. What a put down. The man needs impeached with the rest of them on the doomsday hill. How dare he make such accusations about anybody at all. If he knows it or not ppl are closer then they ever were and we all have respect for one another and we help one another… so stick where the sun don’t shine. You were a puppet under obuttface and you are still a puppet under a 3rd term president. Yep I said it cuz it’s true. Obuttface and soreass are brining this country down paying everyone off. Yep I said it again

Joe
23 days ago

Hidenbiden is a racist,idiot.

Peggy
22 days ago

Joe Biden and his administration is a disgrace to this US!! Why in Gods name would democratic voters ever put this guy in office to ruin our country?!!!!!

22 days ago
Reply to  Peggy

Because he is controlable which is why his socialist wife let him run. He is so mentally deficient, its disgusting. And dangerous for this country. How long will this country stand? 2 months, 3 months, 6 months and we will be invaded and destroyed from within and from without. Lock and load to save your families and our country.

P Miller
22 days ago
Reply to  Peggy

Mainly because lamestream media didn’t tell them the truth about who they thought they were voting for. Also, because of the immense amount of voter fraud involved in the election. He actually didn’t win. He is an illegitimate idiot claiming to be the leader of our country. He isn’t . I just can’t wait to see when somebody is going to actually DO something about getting him out!!!

THOMAS
22 days ago
Reply to  Peggy

Dominion Voting Machines put China Joe Xiden in our White House … I do not believe it was flesh and blood voters !

Tim
22 days ago

Doesn’t that brainless son of a bitch know,Jim Crow was a democrat, just like himself?
When they consider reperations they better keep the payments from money that the DNC has.
That’s the party of racial divide!!!

22 days ago

Does BIDEN know what UNITY actually means???

Richard Hennessy
22 days ago
Reply to  Terry

To Biden and Democrat generally, unity means do as I say. That attitude accounts for their desire to use every corrupt means to maintain control and pass legislation that neither the Country nor one-half the Senate and nearly one-half the House will support, including HR1, packing the Supreme Court, statehood for Washington, DC, the “Equality” act, open borders, etc.

D A MacKAY
22 days ago

No wonder Biden had to steal the elections. With the things he says if he had come out of his basement and Spoken….he would have been Zero in the Polls. When you cant getout a crowd….you have no choice yhou have to steal the electiosn and get the funds to do it from China and any other criminals

Mac
14 days ago
Reply to  D A MacKAY

Truth

Casey
22 days ago

Mischaracterization????? What the hell is that – the new word for FLAT OUT LYING?

James Cherry
22 days ago

We have to forgive poor Joe for the things he says, because we all know he doesn’t actually know what he’s saying. It’s just mumbled word salad coming out of his mouth behind his mask.

Mac
21 days ago
Reply to  James Cherry

I won’t forgive anything he does or says. His family knew he was incompetent just like everyone else. Yet they pushed all the buttons right on down to cheat voting and the media that we don’t want nor need. They are only good for the weather and that’s about 35% accurate. Between congress and the media we don’t need any of them. The only one I trust is President Trump who is really our president….
Everyone else has been bought off and America once again sold again like when Obumturd was president. Yep soreass bought America twice the damn Devil

22 days ago

FUNNY, CHINA JOE IS SAYING THAT HE IS THE NEW ” JIM CROW OF 202!! ” WOOOOW HERE!”

Frances Weingarten
22 days ago

Surely Americans have the right to remove Biden and provide a more suitable person for the presidency!

22 days ago

Joe is a MORON how can we have a so called president that he can’t do anything and he can’t say anything.

CaptTurbo
22 days ago

A democrat is nothing if not a lying hypocrite.

22 days ago

Al Sharpton goes where the money is. People will not forget Tawana Brawley. Sharpton is a leech.

Neverbeenadem
22 days ago

Jim Crow BS was ALL DEMOCRAT, NEVER REPUBLICAN. Now this POS wants to do it again. Black people voting democrat is an oxymoron, THE DEMOCRATS OWNED THE SLAVES< REPUBLICANS FREED THE SLAVES. Black people choose your side, use the brain GOD gave you. VOTE REPUBLICAN. You don’t need to be a rocket scientist, use the common sense God gave you, OR go ahead and vote for the jim crow DEMOCRATS, be a sheep, dems LOVE SHEEP..

Elaine
22 days ago

Have no idea why showing I’d is so bad. Most states require it for buying alcohol. Get on a plane Cash a check. For crying out loud. Stop being a baby. Show the cam I’d. When police tell you to do something. Do it. So much has been lost in this country. But number one is RESPECT. For all

Lia
22 days ago

Most Democratic Politicians are racists and liars. Jim Crowe and the KKK were all Democrats.

Gene Ralno
22 days ago

If the average citizen cannot depend on its government to ensure each citizen votes only once, our nation will need to be reconstructed. Federal, state and local governments belong to the citizens, all citizens and not just the billionaires.  

Democrats have pushed the issue until a hundred million armed citizens now stand on the brink of revolt. Asking voters to identify themselves is a common practice all over the world. It’s certainly not asking too much of U.S. citizens to suffer such a small inconvenience for such enormous freedoms.