Rep. George Santos ain’t Rosa Parks, in spite of evaluating himself to the civil rights pioneer — so says the icon’s niece … telling GS to stay her call out of his mouth.
Rhea McCauley tells TMZ … she felt it used to be completely beside the point for Santos to check himself to her aunt, announcing it is apples to oranges in relation to the location. She additionally says different members of the family associated with Parks are lovely pissed about his remarks too.
The NY congressman name-dropped RP in a contemporary interview he did, the place he referenced Sen. Mitt Romney telling him to take a seat towards the again all through Biden‘s SOTU previous this 12 months … this after he’d been uncovered as having instructed a number of other lies ahead of getting elected.
Santos mentioned he did not respect a white guy (Romney) telling a Latino homosexual guy that he did not belong someplace — then announcing Rosa Parks did not surrender her seat long ago when.
In different phrases, he looked to be suggesting … he would not both, likening himself to her.
McCauley says she and the remainder of the fam are ticked off that Santos even introduced her up, declaring that his juxtaposition right here is not even traditionally correct — particularly, as a result of the truth that Parks used to be preventing towards segregation … and that George appears to be airing out a petty feud between himself and some other flesh presser. Now not in point of fact the similar factor.
She says he owes the Parks circle of relatives an apology for misusing her call. Additionally, she notes her aunt very most likely would not have been cool with him … seeing how she did not like fabricators.