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Black Lives Matter Leader Calls Biden Vaccine Mandates ‘Racist'

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A Black Lives Matter leader in New York is threatening an “uprising” over vaccine mandates pushed by Joe Biden and the Empire State’s Democrat leaders.

New York City enacted a vaccine mandate effective on September 13 that requires vaccine ID cards to enter restaurants, concerts, and other public spaces, but Hawk Newsome, the co-founder and chairman of Black Lives Matter of Greater New York, says these mandates discriminate against blacks.

According to state statistics, a whopping 85.6 percent of New York blacks remain unvaccinated.

This means the vast majority of blacks in New York are barred from participating in open society.

“I think, in a perfect world, [vaccine requirements] should be business by business. But it could be a slippery slope, so the mandate should be removed completely,” Newsome recently told the Washington Examiner.

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“It’s not gonna be white men in suits on Wall Street who are gonna get stopped. There’s such hypocrisy in this thing,” he added.

The number of unvaccinated is nearly as bad for the Big Apple with 70 percent of the city’s blacks remaining unvaccinated.

“It’s black people who have a natural distrust of the vaccine,” Newsome added citing the widespread fear raised in blacks thanks to the decades-old story of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study.

Newsome also said it was “disrespectful” for the city to have severely limited religious exemptions. “Now the government has decided your God doesn’t matter?” he asked aloud.

Meanwhile, black support for Biden is plummeting:

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Warner Todd Huston has been writing editorials and news since 2001 but started his writing career penning articles about U.S. history back in the early 1990s. Huston has appeared on Fox News, Fox Business Network, CNN, and several local Chicago News programs to discuss the issues of the day. Additionally, he is a regular guest on radio programs from coast to coast. Huston has also been a Breitbart News contributor since 2009. Warner works out of the Chicago area, a place he calls a "target rich environment" for political news.