The Clinton campaign’s latest bid to strech out to HispanicÂ voters has struckÂ many Twitter usersÂ as pandering and insincere.
A post on a Democratic front-runner’s debate website patrician “7 things Hillary Clinton hasÂ in common with your abuela
Citing ways Clinton, who recentlyÂ learned her second grandchild is on a way, “is only like your grandmother,” a post includes a GIFÂ showing how Clinton handles those who “le faltan el respeto,” or “disrespect her”:
And an picture of her with Marc Anthony captioned, “Everybody loves abuelaâ€”even this guy”; and another GIFÂ saying Clinton has one word for Donald Trump:Â “‘Â¡Basta!’ Enough.”
In all, a post includes about a halfÂ dozen Spanish words.
Some were annoyed since Clinton had not endured a same hardships as their grandmothers:
Others indicted Clinton of “Hispandering”:
AndÂ there were those whoÂ thought a post lacked authenticity:
So, this one competence have backfired, though it’s puzzled many Latino electorate will be driven divided by a postÂ â€” quite if Trump is her competition subsequent November.