This is obscene.
Trump has pardoned Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the ardently anti-Latino sheriff who terrorized Arizona for years, targeting immigrants legal and illegal, ultimating being convicted of criminal contempt of court ...
Via the L.A. Times:
Arpaio, 85, was convicted in July of criminal contempt for violating a federal court order to stop racially profiling Latinos. He was scheduled to be sentenced on Oct. 5 and faced a maximum of six months in jail.
He backed Trump, so Trump repaid him and all his other white supremacist followers with a pardon. Unforgivable. Our system is broken. Beyond repair?
Phoenix's mayor on the pardon: