Shrum to Buchanan on Sotomayor: "[Y]ou ought to get off this, because you're Hispanic-bashing all the time" Video ››› July 17, 2009 2:34 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the July 17 edition of MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell Reports: Loading the player reg... Previously: Maddow on Buchanan tapping "white people's racial grievances": "You're playing with fire. ... [Y]ou're living in the 1950s" In showdown with Maddow, Buchanan says Sotomayor "was appointed because she's a Latina, and a Hispanic, and a woman" Buchanan on why he doesn't "understand" "the argument" for affirmative action for Hispanics: "They were never enslaved" Buchanan declares Sotomayor a "militant liberal Latina," Matthews and Robinson push back Short Link copy link Posted In Diversity & Discrimination, Race & Ethnicity, Government, Nominations & Appointments, The Judiciary Network/Outlet MSNBC Person Pat Buchanan Show/Publication Andrea Mitchell Reports Stories/Interests Supreme Court Nominations, Sotomayor Nomination We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.