Democratic California Sen. Kamala Harris stammered when asked by reporters Monday about the recent claims that Jussie Smollett may have staged his alleged attack.
@JussieSmollett is one of the kindest, most gentle human beings I know. I’m praying for his quick recovery. This was an attempted modern day lynching. No one should have to fear for their life because of their sexuality or color of their skin. We must confront this hate,” Harris tweeted on Jan. 29.
“Which tweet? What tweet?” Harris asked in response to a reporter’s question about her tweet.
“About saying that it was a modern-day lynching,” a reporter responded. “Jussie Smollett.”
“Okay, so I will say this about that case. I think the facts are still unfolding and I’m very concerned,” Harris answered. more here