Bill Clinton RIPS into BLM protesters: You’re defending people who KILL black people!

Want more hot BPR News stories? Sign up for our morning blast HERE

Bill Clinton drew the ire of Black Lives Matter supporters by doing something he usually doesn’t do.

He told the truth and said that “they’re afraid of the truth,” he said of the protesters who showed up at a stump speech the former president was giving for his wife in Philadelphia.

The protesters were angry about the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 that increased the number of people in jail and the lengths of their time in prison because why not let violent criminals back on the street as soon as possible?

“I talked to a lot of African-American groups. They thought black lives mattered. They said, ‘Take this bill because our kids are being shot in the streets by gangs.’ We had 13-year-old kids planning their own funerals,” Clinton said to the crowd who continuously interrupted him.

“Because of that bill, we had a 25-year low in crime, a 33-year low in the murder rate, and listen to this, because of that and the background check law, a 46-year low in the deaths of people of gun violence. And how do you think those lives were, that mattered? Whose lives were saved, that mattered?” he asked.

Things got very contentious when one of the protesters shouted that Clinton should be charged with crimes against humanity.

“I don’t know how you would characterize the gang leaders who got 13-year-old kids hopped up on crack and sent them out on the street to murder other African-American children,” Clinton fired back. “Maybe you thought they were good citizens … You are defending the people who kill the people whose lives you say matter!”

Social media tore into the former president.

Sign up for our morning blast HERE


Please help us! If you are fed up with letting radical big tech execs, phony fact-checkers, tyrannical liberals and a lying mainstream media have unprecedented power over your news please consider making a donation to BPR to help us fight them. Now is the time. Truth has never been more critical!

Success! Thank you for donating. Please share BPR content to help combat the lies.
Carmine Sabia


We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon below and to the right of that comment. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.

PLEASE JOIN OUR NEW COMMENT SYSTEM! We love hearing from our readers and invite you to join us for feedback and great conversation. If you've commented with us before, we'll need you to re-input your email address for this. The public will not see it and we do not share it.

Latest Articles