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The Predictable Liberal Assault on Ben Carson

of mice n glen Wrote: Apr 17, 2013 11:16 AM
Blacks attend church more than any other demographic group in the U.S. The key to winning black support for the conservative agenda is to convince the clergy that government has undermined the Christian message by buying the hearts of urban blacks with government checks. Charity is a religious activity that undermines the work of the Church. It is natural for the recipient of a handout to owe allegiance to the Party of Government instead of thanking God for His provision. The problem in urban America is that they trust socialists with the government of the cities.
Denmark Vesey Wrote: Apr 18, 2013 1:52 AM
Its your message that is the problem. You believe that most African Americans vote for dems because of getting welfare and food stamps. How utterly absurd and ridiculously ignorant. The truth is that blacks vote democratic in this day and age for one specific reason...to keep repubs out. Blacks do not view dems as saviors as cons would have you believe but repubs are so inslulting and racist in their statements and actions (such as this one) that any black person that votes repub can only be considered as a d---n fool.

Dr. Ben Carson stepped into the national spotlight recently when, as speaker at the National Prayer Breakfast, to an audience that included President Obama, he was openly critical of the President’s approach to health care and his overall management of the nation’s economy.

Carson, who is director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital, is a hero to many. His life story, rising from a Detroit ghetto to a life of accomplishment and distinction, is a story of American ideals on steroids.

Those ideals say that America is about merit not circumstance. Your life, your achievements are the result of what...