Don Lemon calls rioting “a blind spot for Democrats” warns they are “ignoring this problem or hoping that it will go away”

During a segment with Chris Cuomo, CNN host Don Lemon warned that rioting is a “blind spot” for Democrats and is “showing up in polling” and potentially bad for Democrats.

“I think this is a blind spot for Democrats.” Lemon said. “I think Democrats are ignoring this problem or hoping that it will go away, and it’s not going to go away.” he added.

“The problem is not going to be fixed by [Election Day],” Lemon elaborated.

He continued “But what they can do, and I think maybe Joe Biden may be afraid to do it … he’s got to address it. He’s got to come out and talk about it.”

“And they’re rioters, not protesters. They’re criminals,” he added.