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The Monolithic Black Vote -- and My Republican Dad

Bick4 Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 8:45 PM
Rock, apparently you have not spent much time in white slum areas - there are actually by number more whites on the dole than blacks (although obviously not by percentage). The problem is that black "leaders" and the media have told them for decades that it is not their fault - it is the fault of the man. If whites had heard the victim message every day from just about everyone they listen to their numbers would probably not be much different. The problem is not genetics - the problem is cultural, and liberal whites have contributed to it just as much as black liberals. In fact, if not for Johnson's Great Society I am very confident that blacks would have long ago gained true equality in our society.

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