Alabama Democrat Doug Jones under fire for racist ad targeting black voters

On Thursday, Breitbart’s Warner Todd Huston reported that Alabama Democrat Doug Jones is coming under fire from black voters for a flyer many see as being racist.

Created to look something like an Internet meme, the ad reads, “Think if a Black man went after high school girls anyone would try to make him a senator?” Beneath that caption is a photo of a young black man with a comical skeptical look on his face.

This mailer is supposedly going to black voters in Alabama …

— Eugene Scott (@Eugene_Scott) December 6, 2017

Huston added:

But African American critics of the flyer think the ad hits a sour note and is borderline racist.

“I feel it was putting you in a position to vote based on race, versus the correct candidate, or a candidate,” Alabama resident Veronica Jones told WHNT News 19. She said she didn’t



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