NAACP leader: Tea party seeks minorities to use as ‘mouthpieces’

North Carolina NAACP President The Rev. William Barber speaks about city employees' low wages on Saturday afternoon at South Greenville Recreation Center. (Scott Davis/The Daily Reflector)

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An NAACP leader in North Carolina said Tuesday that the tea party is actively seeking out minorities to use as "mouthpieces."

"They frantically seek out people of color to become mouthpieces for their particular agenda," the Rev. William Barber said on a conference call.

Barber, the head of the North Carolina NAACP, recently caused controversy by comparing Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.), the lone black Republican in Congress, to ... at an event in South Carolina last month.

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Hasnt that what the NAACP  been doing its entire existence??? HYPOCRITE

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