ALLEN WEST: Obama Would ‘Rather You Be His Slave’ (VIDEO)

Source: Talking Points Memo

At a campaign event on Sunday in Port Saint Lucie, Florida, Rep. Allen West (R-FL) told voters President Obama wanted to enslave them with government programs. ”He does not want you to have the self-esteem of getting up and earning and having that title of American. He’d rather you be his slave,” West said, according to WPTV. This is hardly West’s first reference to slavery; back in February he called government programs “the most insidious form of slavery.” In August 2011, he referred to himself as a “modern-day Harriet Tubman, to kind of lead people on the Underground Railroad, away from that plantation into a sense of sensibility.”

  • J_alvin

    Allen West is a major league douchebag and a house negro to boot!