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Who's a Racist?

Jeffrey286 Wrote: Oct 30, 2012 4:11 AM
Most young soldiers in the military would agree with those Republicans. The government has a poor record of doing anything right, including the military. If the government ran the military correctly, the wives of young privates and corporals wouldn't have to go collect food stamps in order to feed their young family. If the government ran the military correctly, young soldiers would not be going into combat without proper protection for their person or for their vehicles. Care to try again?
On MSNBC's Ed Schultz program Friday night, the former chief of staff for Colin Powell, retired Army Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, said, of the Republican Party, "My party is full of racists ... and the real reason a considerable portion of my party wants President Obama out of the White House has nothing to do with the content of his character, nothing to do with his competence as commander in chief and president, and everything to do with the color of his skin ... that's despicable."

Wilkerson's allegation followed his former boss's endorsement of President Obama for a second term. The...