Ahead of President Trump’s scheduled Fourth of July celebration at Mount Rushmore, the New York Times decided to write a super WOKE rant about the monuments “racist past.”
In a report headlined “How Mount Rushmore Became Mount Rushmore,” they trashed George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and Theodore Roosevelt and criticized the monument in the name of Native Americans, since it was built on indigenous land.
They also pointed out that sculptor Gutzon Borglum – who I’m sure no one could name before drafting this report – had “strong bonds with leaders of the Ku Klux Klan” and has a “documented history of espousing white supremacist and anti-Semitic rhetoric.”
Conservatives have blasted the report. Even Donald Trump Jr. weighed in to say