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Is Demography Destiny?

rightmostofthetime Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 7:31 PM
Another insightful comment from Awl. I see you have a new screen name, Awlhatandnobrain. Banned again, eh? I think you're the only person banned more than Allison. But keep braying and lying about people to compensate for your small ............. stature. Everyone here knows I engage in meaningful conversations, but don't let that fact interfere with your nonsense posts. I don't recall saying anything to you except when you stalk me like this. Developing a man crush, are we?

Some media pundits see in the growing proportion of non-white groups in the population a growing opposition to the Republican Party that will sooner or later make it virtually impossible for Republicans to win presidential elections or even to control either house of Congress. But is demography destiny?

Conventional wisdom in the Republican establishment is that what the GOP needs to do, in order to win black votes or Hispanic votes, is to craft policies specifically targeting these groups. In other words, Republicans need to become more like Democrats.

Whether in a racial context or in other contexts, the...