Michigan Democrat caught as alleged racist, sexist recordings are aired
Democrat Jim Fouts, Mayor of Warren, Michigan, Detroit’s largest suburb, is facing calls to resign after recordings of him allegedly making offensive remarks about African Americans, women, and those with disabilities made the news.
IN THE RECORDINGS, YOU CAN HEAR A MAN SAY:
“… TONIGHT I’M GOING TO MEET A GROUP OF RETARDS. TONIGHT IS RETARD NIGHT.
“WHAT GOOD ARE THEY? THEY’RE DYSFUNCTIONAL HUMAN BEINGS. THEY’RE NOT EVEN HUMAN BEINGS…I DON’T WANT ANY PART OF THIS. THIS IS ONE OF THE WORSE THINGS ABOUT BEING MAYOR. THIS IS THE BOTTOM OF THE BARREL… I DON’T WANT TO BE AROUND THEM, AND I WISH THEM WELL IN A CAGE.”
FOUTS CALLED THE RECORDINGS “PHONY” – “THE CONTENTS OF THIS TAPE DO NOT REFLECT MY ATTITUDE TOWARDS THE MENTALLY CHALLENGED,” HE WROTE IN A FACEBOOK POST – AND CLAIMED IT WAS RELEASED BY HACKEL BECAUSE OF HIS REQUEST FOR AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE DUMPING ALLEGATIONS. BUT IT DIDN’T STOP ONE LOCAL RADIO STATION, WFDF AM-RADIO (910), FROM YANKING HIM OFF THEIR RADIO PROGRAMMING.
FAST-FORWARD TO MONDAY, THE SAME DAY FOUTS ATTENDED A MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY EVENT IN WARREN, WHEN THE MOTOR CITY MUCKRAKER WEBSITEDROPPED MORE AUDIO RECORDINGS, THIS TIME OF A MAN ALLEGED TO BE FOUTS COMPARING AFRICAN AMERICANS TO CHIMPANZEES AND MAKING SEXIST REMARKS ABOUT OLDER WOMEN.
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