While Republicans act invisible and Democrats support the rioters, Ronald Reagan provides his characteristic leadership and clarity on the Black Lives Matter issue:
Tragically, even if we could find another Ronald Reagan, he would no longer be electable.
On a tip from Dragons Lair.
As governor of California, Ronald Reagan had to deal with rioting at UC-Berkeley. He sure didnt tell police to stand down, like officials have for recent protests of conservative speakers:
The day in May 1969 when the university attempted to erect a fence around the plot of land is called Bloody Thursday. A rally called to protest the action drew thousands and soon turned into a riot. Reagan ordered the Berkeley police and California Highway Patrol to shut it down.