For those of you who may not know, Jack Johnson was a Colored Gentleman that became boxing’s Heavyweight Champion over a hundred years ago, and who enraged a nation by marrying White women in defiance of proper anti-miscegenation laws – he served a year in prison for his activities.
In fact, some unknown meme maker essentially summarized Johnson’s life with one simple graphic:
But now it looks like Johnson is going to get his revenge – courtesy of President Trump himself:
Can someone please explain to me the purpose behind this latest decision by the GOD EMPEROR?
Is it part of a program to gain votes among the few people who even know who this Negro was?
I’m going to guess that it’s just plain cuckoldry within the mind of a man who talked big and tough during the Campaign, but ultimately proved to be just another Republican hack – a Great White Hope that failed us like the other dozen that have appeared in the last 50 years.