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Sam Tanenhaus’s Fevered Historical Imagination About the Racist GOP

soccerman Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 2:54 PM
Ryan_M, You are not a Republican nor a true conservative, you are a Nazi. I am a conservative Republican and you do not speak for me. Your opinions are as nauseating as Sam Tanenhaus's.
Curtis108 Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 9:03 PM
Actually,, the idea that polcies are determined by race is the height of racism. I have less in common with a Caucasian communist than an African American conservative....
Ryan_M Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 5:39 PM
soccerman,

Compared to what passes as a "conservative" today, that's a compliment.

You are as screwed up as Tannehaus is. The only reason he is able to get away with this BS is that idiots like you are scared of being called "racists" and "antisemites" or "Nazis", for that matter. Sam is carrying out a strategy outlined by Trotsky years ago that called for using minorities to disenfrancise whites. The cultural Marxists have scored successes beyond their wildest dreams and they couldn't have done it without the GOP and you.

Where to begin with the screed in The New Republic, “Original Sin: Why the GOP is and will continue to be the party of white people,” mislabeled “an historical investigation”?

In his claim that racism is the original and irredeemable sin of Republicans, Tanenhaus sets up the contrast to “the civil rights pageantry of the [Obama second] inauguration—Abraham Lincoln’s Bible and Martin Luther King’s, Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s swearing in of Joe Biden, Beyoncé’s slinky glamor [sic], the verses read by the gay Cuban poet Richard Blanco.”

In his enthusiasm, Tanenhaus missed the irony of using the word “pageantry,” which the...