Angela Rye: ‘Superpredator’ Term, Reminds Me of When Black People Were Deemed ‘3/5s Human’

CNN Commentator and former Congressional Black Caucus Executive Director Angela Rye stated that Democratic presidential candidate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s past use of the term “superpredator” “reminds me of a time when black people were deemed subhuman, or less than human in some way, or 3/5s human” on Thursday’s “CNN Newsroom.” Rye said that while Hillary has apologized for using the term, “it seemed a little disingenuous when her lead surrogate, Bill Clinton,” defended the use of the term on the campaign trail. She added, “I would argue that there’s never been a time for the term ‘superpredator’

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