Hey guys, remember racism? Well, you’ll be happy to know that is over. Whew! That’s a load off, isn’t it? No more racism. We had a feeling it was coming to a close when the Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act, but we had no idea that it would end so soon!
A bunch of rich white men decided that Rosa Parks ended racism with her heroic refusal to sit in the back of the bus, and Tweeted the news in a “memorial” to Rosa Parks today. Understandably, given the White Wing’s repeated racially insensitive remarks, some are having trouble believing the GOP’s claim that racism is over in America.
The Twitterverse took to a new trending hashtag, #RacismEndedWhen to discuss and debate when, exactly, racism ended in America. Many theories exist, and all of them deserve to be heard!
First, the meme that started it all!
Here are some of our favorite responses to the GOP’s asinine claim that racism has ended!