Dem rep: â€˜12 Years a Slave’ recognizes ‘what America has denied for over 200 years’
After “12 Years a Slave” — a movie about a free African-American man who was kidnapped and sold into slavery — won Best Picture at last night’s Oscars, California Democrat Karen Bass was pretty pumped:
Oh? What, exactly, has America denied for more than 200 years?
We’d love to know more, Congresswoman.