As an example of the “racial takeover” of America, he cites Beyonce’s Super Bowl 50 halftime performance in February.
Duke called it a “salute to the Black Panther cop killers.”
Her backup dancers wore black costumes with black berets during her performance of “Formation,” a song she debuted at the game. It includes a call for racial pride in the lyrics.
Fox News led the backlash, claiming the costumes were modeled after the Black Panthers, a ’60s militant group. But the network’s call for a Beyonce boycott quickly fizzled.
David Duke’s Racist Appeal to Voters “Hi, this is David Duke. I’m sorry I missed you. I’m running for U.S. Senate. I’ll tell the truth that no other candidate will dare say. Unless massive immigration is stopped now, we’ll be out numbered and outvoted in our own nation. It’s happening. We’re losing our gun rights, our free speech. We’re taxed to death. We’re losing our jobs and businesses to unfair trade. We’re losing our country. Look at the Super Bowl salute to the Black Panther cop killers. It’s time to stand up and vote for Donald Trump for president and vote for me David Duke for the U.S. Senate. I’d love to hear from you. To find out more contribute or volunteer for the DavidDuke.com. Go to Davidduke.com. Together, we’ll save America and save Louisiana. Paid for by the Duke campaign.”
In fact, Beyonce won Video of the Year for her “Formation” video at the MTV Music Video Awards on Sunday (Aug. 28). (See Below)
Oddly, the game is sacrosanct to poor whites who make up both Duke’s and Trump’s voter base, even though 75 percent of the players are African-American.
Duke has also seized on one of Trump’s main issues–immigration.
“Unless massive immigration is stopped now, we’ll be out numbered and outvoted in our own nation. It’s happening,” Duke says in the recorded message.
“We’re losing our gun rights, our free speech. We’re taxed to death. We’re losing our jobs and businesses to unfair trade. We’re losing our country,” he adds.
“It’s time to stand up and vote for Donald Trump for president and vote for me, David Duke for the U.S. Senate,” the recorded call states.
Duke confirmed that he sponsored the message in an interview with BuzzFeed.
In another oddity, Duke is out-polling Trump among black Louisiana voters. Some 14 percent support him compared with less than 4 percent for Trump, according to polls by the University of New Orleans Survey Research Center and NBC News.
Trump has disavowed Duke on several occasions going back as far as February this year.
Check out his recorded message below.
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