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To Appeal to Black Voters, GOP Must Run Gauntlet of Racism Accusations

Greg1084 Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 7:37 AM
I won't defend the Repubs on the Rice thing until I hear one of them comment on the racist way Condoleeza Rice was treated by the left-wing press.
renny4 Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 7:52 AM
??? What kind of backward reasoning is that? The Dems. called Condelezza racist names but you cannot defend Reps. because of the way the left behaved?
Lars795 Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 7:48 AM
They could comment all they want, but you'll never hear about it except on like FOX, and then the left will say it's FOX and that they lied.

And Condi was an excellent SoS, Hillary not only takes a back seat to her but if Condi was driving Hillary would be sitting in the back trying to figure out what Condi was doing right.
Seawolf Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 7:48 AM
Add in Clarence Thomas...anyone who thinks and acts like a traditional American is labeled a Tom or a sellout..To what?..The American dream of hard work and success? The 97% who vote for dems are the weight around our necks like the albatross...they got welfare because they burn cities, it's time to demand a stop to it..it's extortion.

If the GOP wants to win more black votes, it will need to get a lot more "racist."

The scare quotes are necessary because I don't think the Republican Party is racist now (and, historically, the GOP has a lot less to answer for than the Democratic Party does).

But that hasn't stopped a lot of people from slandering Republicans as racist for one reason or another.

Right now, many in Washington -- particularly the leadership of the Congressional Black Caucus -- insist that Republican attacks on U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice are racist and, yawn, sexist. The basis...