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Trump Hating Ex-CIA Boss John Brennan: 'I'm increasingly embarrassed to be a white male these days' [VIDEO]

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Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is “increasingly embarrassed” to be a white male.

Brennan made his comment on MSNBC Monday, during a conversation about the weekend’s Conservative Political Action Conference and how the storming of the Capitol was interpreted.  he was also unimpressed with the event’s focus on “cancel culture.”

Host Nicolle Wallace asked how Republicans could proclaim themselves the law and order party in the aftermath of Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick’s death following the Jan. 6 riot.

​“I’m increasingly embarrassed to be a white male these days with what I see other white males say,” Brennan said.

Previously the former Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill (Mo.) told MSNBC host Nicolle Wallace, “I have never seen so many whiny white men calling themselves victims as I saw over the weekend at [the Conservative Political Action Conference]. I mean, these are all people who think they have a huge grievance from a position of significant privilege.”

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McCaskill continued, “It has really become the norm for the new Republican Party that lying is just peachy keen and I can’t believe the majority of America is gonna accept that, especially if we remain vigilant about pointing out what the facts are.”

Wallace asked Brennan for his take.

“Well, I must say, to Claire’s point, I’m increasingly embarrassed to be a white male these days,” Brennan replied, prompting laugher from Wallace as he added, “when I see [what] my other white males [are] saying.”

He went on to argue:

“It just shows that with very few exceptions like [Sen.] Mitt Romney (Utah), [Rep.] Liz Cheney (Wyo.), [Rep.] Adam Kinzinger (Ill.), there are so few Republicans in Congress who value truth, honesty, and integrity, and so they’ll continue to gaslight the country the way that Donald Trump did. And the fact that this had such security and safety implications for the American public and for the members of Congress, again, as Claire said, it is just a disgusting display of craven politics that really should have no place in the United States in 2021.”

Brennan has repeatedly pushed the false narrative for years that Trump and members of his 2016 campaign colluded with Russia to steal the election.

Of course, special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation found no evidence of collusion. Brennan admitted that whether or not “he received bad information,” he had “suspected there was more than there actually was.”

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