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Here is my current theory about why Democrats are now the anti-racism party.

Racism was common after the Civil War, especially in the south. There was a lot of resentment about having lost the war and not being able to own slaves. The typical ugly racist was a rural southerner, a "redneck."

The racist redneck is the type of person that educated well-off Democrats despise the most. They blame redneck ignorance and hatred for most of this country's troubles.

That was then, and now is another time. Most southern rednecks, and rural people in general, are not racists anymore and most do not belong to the KKK.

But educated Democrats still hate the anti-science bible believers, the homo-haters, etc.

So I think it's really hatred of the "rednecks," more than love of blacks, that motivates white Democrats to be anti-racists.

Hate is always a bigger motivator than love, especially in politics. It's hard to really love people you don't know and have little in common with.
 

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Here is my current theory about why Democrats are now the anti-racism party.

Racism was common after the Civil War, especially in the south. There was a lot of resentment about having lost the war and not being able to own slaves. The typical ugly racist was a rural southerner, a "redneck."

The racist redneck is the type of person that educated well-off Democrats despise the most. They blame redneck ignorance and hatred for most of this country's troubles.

That was then, and now is another time. Most southern rednecks, and rural people in general, are not racists anymore and most do not belong to the KKK.

But educated Democrats still hate the anti-science bible believers, the homo-haters, etc.

So I think it's really hatred of the "rednecks," more than love of blacks, that motivates white Democrats to be anti-racists.

Hate is always a bigger motivator than love, especially in politics. It's hard to really love people you don't know and have little in common with.

It's easy not to have to think about the needs of black people if there are no black people in your party to represent.
 

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Here is my current theory about why Democrats are now the anti-racism party.

Racism was common after the Civil War, especially in the south. There was a lot of resentment about having lost the war and not being able to own slaves. The typical ugly racist was a rural southerner, a "redneck."

The racist redneck is the type of person that educated well-off Democrats despise the most. They blame redneck ignorance and hatred for most of this country's troubles.

That was then, and now is another time. Most southern rednecks, and rural people in general, are not racists anymore and most do not belong to the KKK.

But educated Democrats still hate the anti-science bible believers, the homo-haters, etc.

So I think it's really hatred of the "rednecks," more than love of blacks, that motivates white Democrats to be anti-racists.

Hate is always a bigger motivator than love, especially in politics. It's hard to really love people you don't know and have little in common with.

It has nothing to do with racism or rednecks. It's about creating a boogieman to divide people. The wealthy, racists, white supremacists. Deplorables.

It's how the Dems operate.
 

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It's easy not to have to think about the needs of black people if there are no black people in your party to represent.

Well, there is that guy that sometimes sits behind Trump at rallies.
 

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Here is my current theory about why Democrats are now the anti-racism party.

Racism was common after the Civil War, especially in the south. There was a lot of resentment about having lost the war and not being able to own slaves. The typical ugly racist was a rural southerner, a "redneck."

The racist redneck is the type of person that educated well-off Democrats despise the most. They blame redneck ignorance and hatred for most of this country's troubles.

That was then, and now is another time. Most southern rednecks, and rural people in general, are not racists anymore and most do not belong to the KKK.

But educated Democrats still hate the anti-science bible believers, the homo-haters, etc.

So I think it's really hatred of the "rednecks," more than love of blacks, that motivates white Democrats to be anti-racists.

Hate is always a bigger motivator than love, especially in politics. It's hard to really love people you don't know and have little in common with.

Because racism is nearly non existant in 'murica, right? :roll:

 

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It has nothing to do with racism or rednecks. It's about creating a boogieman to divide people. The wealthy, racists, white supremacists. Deplorables.

It's how the Dems operate.

As opposed to how the GOP operates. It's about creating a boogieman to divide people: legal immigrants, illegal immigrants, Muslims, asylum seekers, refugees, the media, nasty women, the poor.

Make America Hate Again
 

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As opposed to how the GOP operates. It's about creating a boogieman to divide people: legal immigrants, illegal immigrants, Muslims, asylum seekers, refugees, the media, nasty women, the poor.

Make America Hate Again

yawn...

Typical deflection noted...and dismissed.

Moving on...
 

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It has nothing to do with racism or rednecks. It's about creating a boogieman to divide people. The wealthy, racists, white supremacists. Deplorables.

It's how the Dems operate.


You hit the nail on the head...they must keep the black man hating the white man....it's how they keep their votes. It's the most racist thing done in America and the democrats have been doing it for years and years. It works for them, for they keep us divided with fear and hate, and they keep the black vote. Without them there would be no democratic party.
 

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You hit the nail on the head...they must keep the black man hating the white man....it's how they keep their votes. It's the most racist thing done in America and the democrats have been doing it for years and years. It works for them, for they keep us divided with fear and hate, and they keep the black vote. Without them there would be no democratic party.

What hopelessly moronic lies.

Par.
 

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yawn...

Typical deflection noted...and dismissed.

Moving on...

You comment about the about the speck in the democrats' eye (putting down white supremacists and racists, criticizing tax breaks for the wealthy) while you tolerate the beam in the republicans' eye. (Check out Mathew, Chapter 7.).

Jesus was apparently a deflector too.
 

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What hopelessly moronic lies.

Par.

Then stop talking about race 24 hrs a day....stop talking about systemic racism, structural racism, latent racism, lol, or the many other ways to divide America. The vast, vast majority of Americans are not racist, but listening to you people, you would think 90% of us are racist scumbags, wtf. It is all lies, as we are all not racists as the left claims......most of us have moved on and are no longer stuck in the fifties or sixties anymore, as we have friends and coworkers who are black, have family cookouts with blacks, watch each others children grow up, and we don't think any less of each other.....ENOUGH of your divisive race baiting bs.
 

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Democrats have controlled Chicago since 1937. Portland since 1957 (with the exception of ONE GOP administration for 2 years in 1979), Seattle since 1969. Detroit since 1962. Minneapolis since 1961. Atlanta since 1879. New Orleans since 1872. Baltimore since 1967. And its the same in every major city across the country. Rat party 'leaders' control the mayors office, the city councils, the District Attorneys office, the police forces, the housing programs, the education system, the economic development plans, the budgets....every single aspect and in every single instance they have destroyed the black American community. And across the country, even though 54% of black Americans that manage to get the **** out of Dodge and escape those rat infested ****holes successfully, black Americans still kill each other in those cesspools to the tune of about 10,000 dead black Americans shot and killed BY black Americans every year. More black Children die of poverty, neglect, and abuse than any other group in the country. Black women suffer rape at the hands of black men at rates higher than any other group in the country. Black Americans in rat controlled inner city face poverty at higher rats than other racial groups. Even though black immigrants manage to succeed, black Americans live in such poverty and swill and are led by corrupt pieces of **** so that while everyone else succeeds, black Americans in rat runs cities continue to fail...and die.

The democrat party isnt anti-racist. They kill and devastate more black Americans than their Klan ancestors could have ever dreamed of.
 

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Here is my current theory about why Democrats are now the anti-racism party.

Racism was common after the Civil War, especially in the south. There was a lot of resentment about having lost the war and not being able to own slaves. The typical ugly racist was a rural southerner, a "redneck."

The racist redneck is the type of person that educated well-off Democrats despise the most. They blame redneck ignorance and hatred for most of this country's troubles.

That was then, and now is another time. Most southern rednecks, and rural people in general, are not racists anymore and most do not belong to the KKK.

But educated Democrats still hate the anti-science bible believers, the homo-haters, etc.

So I think it's really hatred of the "rednecks," more than love of blacks, that motivates white Democrats to be anti-racists.

Hate is always a bigger motivator than love, especially in politics. It's hard to really love people you don't know and have little in common with.
I think you hit it on the head here. It's about tribalism and balkanization for the Left. And for all their bluster about "othering" (don't you love how they're always ****ing making up words and rearranging their meanings?), the sure do a lot of it, and put some serious hate stank on top.
 

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Then stop talking about race 24 hrs a day....stop talking about systemic racism, structural racism, latent racism, lol, or the many other ways to divide America. The vast, vast majority of Americans are not racist, but listening to you people, you would think 90% of us are racist scumbags, wtf. It is all lies, as we are all not racists as the left claims......most of us have moved on and are no longer stuck in the fifties or sixties anymore, as we have friends and coworkers who are black, have family cookouts with blacks, watch each others children grow up, and we don't think any less of each other.....ENOUGH of your divisive race baiting bs.
The mantra of the Left/Dems/MSM but I repeat myself, is "America is BAD on every level".
Of course, once they manage to convince enough people of this, who vote in the population centers, they can destroy America and rebuilt it in their utopian image.
We all know that utopia does not exist and will lead to massive loss of life.
 

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Democrats have controlled Chicago since 1937. Portland since 1957 (with the exception of ONE GOP administration for 2 years in 1979), Seattle since 1969. Detroit since 1962. Minneapolis since 1961. Atlanta since 1879. New Orleans since 1872. Baltimore since 1967. And its the same in every major city across the country. Rat party 'leaders' control the mayors office, the city councils, the District Attorneys office, the police forces, the housing programs, the education system, the economic development plans, the budgets....every single aspect and in every single instance they have destroyed the black American community. And across the country, even though 54% of black Americans that manage to get the **** out of Dodge and escape those rat infested ****holes successfully, black Americans still kill each other in those cesspools to the tune of about 10,000 dead black Americans shot and killed BY black Americans every year. More black Children die of poverty, neglect, and abuse than any other group in the country. Black women suffer rape at the hands of black men at rates higher than any other group in the country. Black Americans in rat controlled inner city face poverty at higher rats than other racial groups. Even though black immigrants manage to succeed, black Americans live in such poverty and swill and are led by corrupt pieces of **** so that while everyone else succeeds, black Americans in rat runs cities continue to fail...and die.

The democrat party isnt anti-racist. They kill and devastate more black Americans than their Klan ancestors could have ever dreamed of.

Democrats control these cities primarily because Republicans abandoned them along with white people and moved to the suburbs. Businesses and manufacturers moved out too, diminishing not only decent paying jobs along with the diminished value of homes, and thus, the tax base, making it that much harder to address social and infrastructure problems
 

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Well, there is that guy that sometimes sits behind Trump at rallies.
Even Trump’s “African American” came to see the truth about Trump.

“Now, the 62-year-old real estate broker, who supported the Republican approach to the economy, said he sees the party as pursuing a "pro-white" agenda and using black people like him as "political pawns." The final straw for Cheadle came when he watched many Republicans defend Trump's tweets telling four congresswomen of color, who are all American citizens, to go back to their countries, as well as defend the president's attacks on Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., and his comments that Cummings' hometown of Baltimore is "infested."
Why the man Trump once called ‘my African American’ is leaving the GOP | PBS NewsHour
 

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Then stop talking about race 24 hrs a day....stop talking about systemic racism, structural racism, latent racism, lol, or the many other ways to divide America. The vast, vast majority of Americans are not racist, but listening to you people, you would think 90% of us are racist scumbags, wtf. It is all lies, as we are all not racists as the left claims......most of us have moved on and are no longer stuck in the fifties or sixties anymore, as we have friends and coworkers who are black, have family cookouts with blacks, watch each others children grow up, and we don't think any less of each other.....ENOUGH of your divisive race baiting bs.

Being not racist is just another form of racism, as is ignoring it. Racial division is something conservatives have always been fine with because they benefit from it while denying it.
 

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Democrats control these cities primarily because Republicans abandoned them along with white people and moved to the suburbs. Businesses and manufacturers moved out too, diminishing not only decent paying jobs along with the diminished value of homes, and thus, the tax base, making it that much harder to address social and infrastructure problems
Bull****. Democrats have controlled those cities since they began pandering to the poor and minority classes...and they fall for it every time.



none of this has changed. It has changed in 66 years...its just got worse.
 

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Bull****. Democrats have controlled those cities since they began pandering to the poor and minority classes...and they fall for it every time.



none of this has changed. It has changed in 66 years...its just got worse.


I have pointed out why it has gotten worse, and you have provided no evidence to contradict it.

Meanwhile, the Democrats Malcolm X is complaining about made possible:

The Civil Rights Act of 1964
The Voting Rights Act of 1965
The Fair Housing Act of 1968

Today's Republicans essentially oppose all three of these laws. .
 
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You hit the nail on the head...they must keep the black man hating the white man....it's how they keep their votes. It's the most racist thing done in America and the democrats have been doing it for years and years. It works for them, for they keep us divided with fear and hate, and they keep the black vote. Without them there would be no democratic party.
You must gargle with Listerine 20 or 30 times a day to keep the taste of all the **** you talk off of your breath.

Here’s the worst of all American bigots;
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Bigot-in-Chief Trump

And people just like you want to keep the racist piece of **** in office. Says a lot about you. None good.
 

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Here is my current theory about why Democrats are now the anti-racism party.

Racism was common after the Civil War, especially in the south. There was a lot of resentment about having lost the war and not being able to own slaves. The typical ugly racist was a rural southerner, a "redneck."

The racist redneck is the type of person that educated well-off Democrats despise the most. They blame redneck ignorance and hatred for most of this country's troubles.

That was then, and now is another time. Most southern rednecks, and rural people in general, are not racists anymore and most do not belong to the KKK.

But educated Democrats still hate the anti-science bible believers, the homo-haters, etc.

So I think it's really hatred of the "rednecks," more than love of blacks, that motivates white Democrats to be anti-racists.

Hate is always a bigger motivator than love, especially in politics. It's hard to really love people you don't know and have little in common with.

If democrats are the anti-racism party, it is historically because their urban constituents in the north - Irish, Jews, Italians - suffered from significant discrimination generations ago. In my Italian neighborhood in 1960, I heard JFK make an issue of that when appearing there during his campaign. More recently, in the south and elsewhere, traditionally republican-voting blacks switched to the Democratic Party in huge numbers after the civil rights era. Democrats are to be faulted for not caring enough about white southerners and rural folks, as their economic interests are the same as those of African-Americans. Someone like Trump couldn't care less about working class issues (as his policies indicate) but he can and has taken advantage of democrats' neglect of these and their sometimes absurd political correctness.
 

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I have pointed out why it has gotten worse, and you have provided no evidence to contradict it.
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No what you have done is ignored the fact that those piece of **** corrupt rat politicians you support HAVE controlled those ****holes for decades while you and others eagerly rush to vote AGAIN for the same corrupt inept pieces of **** and point the finger of blame at everyone B UT the people in charge and actually CAUSING the ****.

YOU are responsible for this.
 

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Then stop talking about race 24 hrs a day....stop talking about systemic racism, structural racism, latent racism, lol, or the many other ways to divide America. The vast, vast majority of Americans are not racist, but listening to you people, you would think 90% of us are racist scumbags, wtf. It is all lies, as we are all not racists as the left claims......most of us have moved on and are no longer stuck in the fifties or sixties anymore, as we have friends and coworkers who are black, have family cookouts with blacks, watch each others children grow up, and we don't think any less of each other.....ENOUGH of your divisive race baiting bs.

No. We will continue to address disparities in social and economic justice whether you like it or not. We know you fragile white wingers can't stand to hear the truth about your country but you're either going to have to crawl into your safe space doomsday bunkers or put on your big boy khakis and deal with it. How do you plan on convincing someone like me that you're not a giant racist? :lol:
 
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