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NYT Op/Ed: Tim Scott is a "Cynical Token," and No Symbol of Progress

Keep the change Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 5:39 PM
The left will cling to the racism card with every last ounce of their strength. Like Charlton Heston with his weapon.

Remember, it isn't "progress" unless the Left approves.  On Monday, I wondered how race-obsessed liberals would react to a conservative, Indian-American, female governor appointing a conservative, African-American product of a single-parent home to the US Senate.  In the South.  To great fanfare and virtually universal applause on the Right.  In short, not well.  From today's repulsive New York Times column by Ivy League professor Adolph Reed, Jr:
 

When Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina announced on Monday that she would name Representative Tim Scott to the Senate, it seemed like another milestone...