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Tag Archives: It’s Okay If You’re A Republican

Quotation

I’m actually gonna twist this around a bit and say that I’m disappointed in people on our side… For being hypocrites about sexual harassers and abusers of women who are in our party. Who are sitting in the White House. Who brag about their extramarital affairs. Who brag about mistreating women. And because he happens to have an R after his name, we look the other way, we don’t complain.

— Conservative writer Mona Charen, a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, speaking at a Conservative Political Action Conference panel called “#UsToo: Left out by the Left. Charen left CPAC with a security escort for her protection.