Black GOP Candidate Calls for Execution of President Obama
On Martin Luther King Day, an African American GOP candidate for the Florida House of Representatives called for President Barack Obama to be hanged for treason, reports Mediaite.com.
On a Twitter feed already full of calls for Obama’s impeachment and accusations that he doesn’t care for military service members, candidate Joshua Black quoted a previous tweeter, saying “I’m past impeachment. It’s time to arrest and hang him high,” and added, “agreed.”
A GOP candidate for a neighboring district saw the tweet and called Black out:
Black responded, accusing Obama of treason and defying any Secret Service attention his post might get:
They went on like that for a while. Black then doubled down in a longer Facebook post, going so far as to quote Jesus Christ in defense of executing Obama: