Has Bill Barr never met a prosecutor?
Has Bill Barr never met himself?
Bill Barr, at it again. washingtonpost.com/national-secur…
Bill Barr, lying about #BlackLivesMatter and police and police violence and the lives of Black people.
Bill Barr, a lawyer, allegedly. cnn.com/2020/09/16/pol…
Bill. Barr.

Slavery “was a different kind of restraint” than public health-related stay-at-home orders, the United States Attorney General said, out loud, to a large group, intentionally, in September 2020.

He lacks reason, compassion, and dignity.
To be clear, Bill Barr basically did a Michael Caputo Facebook Live rant but in the form of a speech and Q&A at a conservative college tonight. news.yahoo.com/barr-takes-aim…
With some good gaslighting thrown into the main speech for good measure. justice.gov/opa/speech/rem…
Bill Barr — who lies about BLM (see above), played a key role in the Lafayette Park debacle, and has pushed an “Antifa” boogeyman narrative all summer and bragged about the “takedown” of Michael Reinoehl — is going to teach students a lesson about “Detachment in Prosecution.”
Anyway, that was Bill Barr. Tonight.

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