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Republicans Got the Shellacking We Deserve

you've been served Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 6:36 AM
Crystal Wright, You are so wrong. Your whole article is wrong. You do not have a clue. It seems to me your are basing your whole argument upon your experience of not being funded to do your project. Perhaps it was because they had to spend money elsewhere (say, to combat a biased liberal media) that would win more votes than an effort to pull black voters into the Romney camp. You are so wrong.
Becca in TX Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 11:37 AM
served-You're exactly right. Her premise is that blacks and hispanics vote based on race, so the Republican Party is too racist. How does that make sense to anyone?
Greg1084 Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 7:08 AM
I give her credit for waiting until now to voice her frustration. You are wrong in thinking that we cannot gain insight from her personal experience, and that she is speaking purely out of bitterness. All experience is personal. Figuring out the principles at work behind experience is what provides insight, and this she has given us. Your logic would not be at all helpful in instances where people have their property rights violated, as every instance is "merely personal". And I agree that Republican outreach to minorities is stiff and ham-handed when it is attempted, and the Republican establishment is DEAF to conservative minorities in general.
Becca in TX Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 11:38 AM
Greg-There should be no policies based on race. I thought minorities wanted a color blind society.
Wednesday wasn’t “good morning” in the GOP. President Obama won a second term. Republicans deserve the shellacking we got because the party of Lincoln is running candidates in 2012 like it’s 1860. Old white men just don’t cut it anymore and are not reflective of the changing demographics of the country. America is browning up not whitening up, as evidenced by the US Census findings that minorities will make up 54% of the population by the year 2050.

Americans didn’t buy what the Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney was selling because he was the wrong messenger for a growing ethnically...