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Is Demography Destiny?

Roy323 Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 12:23 AM
Grant75-U say "they learn about it the hard way"-Unfortunately, I think you are pretty well on the mark with that prediction! We, America, IS BROKE! One day, and I fear it won't be long, China (and o9thers) will demand their Money! Yes, MONEY-vouchers/bonds, etc are only paper--come to think of it, so is MONEY! Heavens!! Who's ever have thought it??

Some media pundits see in the growing proportion of non-white groups in the population a growing opposition to the Republican Party that will sooner or later make it virtually impossible for Republicans to win presidential elections or even to control either house of Congress. But is demography destiny?

Conventional wisdom in the Republican establishment is that what the GOP needs to do, in order to win black votes or Hispanic votes, is to craft policies specifically targeting these groups. In other words, Republicans need to become more like Democrats.

Whether in a racial context or in other contexts, the...