You think you know affirmative action? Honey, you don’t even know from affirmative action! This is affirmative action on steroids. This is Pigford Plus. This is Welfare Writ Large, baby. This is how it’s done, chile.
Forte, scraping by now as a part time substitute school bus driver, is part of a growing number of unemployed or underemployed Americans who complain they are being screened out of job openings for the very reason they’re looking for work in the first place. Some companies and job agencies prefer applicants who already have jobs, or haven’t been jobless too long.
She could get help from a provision in President Barack Obama’s jobs bill, which would ban companies with 15 or more employees from refusing to consider — or offer a job to — someone who is unemployed.
The measure also applies to employment agencies and would prohibit want ads that disqualify applicants just because they are unemployed.
So all you naysayers out there, all you who say Barack H. don’t got a plan, let me tell you, Jim, Barack H. got a plan. And you know what’s the beauty of the whole plan? It don’t even matter if they pass the bill or not, ’cause we gonna sue anyway, sweet thing! You say Barack H. on the ropes? You say Eric H. on his way to the pen? Don’t matter, ‘cakes, cause we got us a whole great big federal ju-dic-i-ary knows what civil rights is all about! And they ain’t goin’ No-where, Nanu!
Kids! Kids! Kids! Listen up, kids! Can you say …….dis-crim-i-nation?
Brothers and sisters, Barack H. may be a one-term president if the Racist Republicans steal our election away from him, but they gonna build him a statue one day, right there in Grant Park. He’s gonna go down as the greatest black president in history, greater than even the first black president. He’s gonna be remembered as the man who ended the terrible injustice of undeployment and underdeployment in our time by ingeniously planting the seeds of reparations directly into our social justice system of justice. Power to
the our people!