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The Monolithic Black Vote -- and My Republican Dad

bmitchell671 Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 11:38 PM
the liberal degenerates who are such champions of the black man and woman's right to choose don't know - because of the sheer ignorance of liberals - that by supporting abortion you are doing Margaret Sanger's handiwork of Eugenics. Sanger wanted "negro" women sterilzed and have abortions because she saw the black race as "unfit" - and here you are with your shouts of choice and who takes advantage of abortion as a percentage? - black women whose children won't grow up to be your voters! You are truly the work of the Devil - democrats.
wtmoore1 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 1:55 PM
You are truly nuts if you think that is the mission of Democrats.

I have heard this claim from the right countless times, and nothing is so ridiculous. The fact that many in the 1920's supported eugenics programs does nothing to undermine the pro-choice movement. Birth control is not secret genocide wielded against the black community, and those that think it is are projecting their own brand of racism into what is otherwise a movement about health, privacy, and freedom of choice for women.

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