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

PatV Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 2:26 PM
"Republicans will not gain significant black support unless they take policy positions that advance black interests" Last time I checked,it was a Senator's job to represent state interests in that 'august' body, not solely "black interests". This professor is without credibility. That the NYT would publish this is even more disappointing. Although I'm not shocked.

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...