“Does a councilperson have to be black to represent black voters?”
Tag Archives: Race and Politics
Mostly Black Cities, Mostly White City Halls, New York Times
Rand Paul Blisters Obama and Clinton, Calls for GOP Diversity, Los Angeles Times
“When our party looks like America . . . we’re going to win again.”
This is true for Hispanics and Asians.
Russell Pierce had proposed Norplant for Medicaid recipients.
Guarantees executive amnesty before year’s end.
Democrats are running fewer non-whites than Republicans.
Can’t have “old white guys” passing the laws.
“I am also a black man.”
Baby Names Reveal Parents’ Political Ideology, Live Science
Liberals choose more feminine names for their sons.
Regulations will especially benefit blacks.
An insider’s look at the 1968 presidential campaign.
The Data on White Anxiety over Hispanic Immigration, Washington Post
“When immigrants are Hispanic, white Americans worry a lot more.”
After a $25 million present to the United Negro College Fund.
And warns that a wave of “brown power” is coming.
Rep. Mo Brooks hopes we can get beyond race.
Battle Cry of the White Man, Washington Post
Columnist says “disassociation of whiteness and American-ness” is “the key to our survival.”
Accuses Democrats of saying whites “hate everybody else.”
“Conservatism” takes on a whole new dimension.
Is Rand Paul playing to blacks or to other Republicans?
For some Minneapolis voters, what matters is that “He’s Somali. He’s a Muslim.”
They’re stoking fears of voter suppression to boost turnout.
Did Republicans pay for ads calling tea party activists “racist?”
Front National Politician Sentenced to Jail for Ape Slur, Guardian (London)
Party and former candidate will appeal.
He says we’re still a “nation of cowards.”
It doesn’t appeal to working-class whites.
Investigation Urged After Latino Caucus Rejects Republican Lawmaker, Los Angeles Times
Republicans not allowed, even if they are Hispanic.
GOP stands for gringos y otros pendejos.”
Congress celebrates 50 years of civil rights.
Changing demographics may bring an end to an era.
Latino Lawmakers Move to Reverse Decades of Anti-Immigrant Legislation, Los Angeles Times
Using their growing numbers to promote their interests.
Senator Rand Paul’s Imaginary Libertarian Immigrants, American Thinker
The senator holds out hope against all evidence.
Courting Swing Vote in Harlem District: Whites, New York Times
Minority whites are now the swing voters who must be courted.
Senate candidate suggested whites are North Carolina’s “traditional” population.
Why Hispanics Don’t Have a Larger Political Voice, New York Times
Citizenship, age, and low turnout limit Hispanic influence.
GOP Struggles to Recruit Black Voters, Candidates, Washington Post
The party has dedicated $60 million to wooing blacks.
Could combine with southern Oregon to become the 51st state.
‘Stolen Election’ in the Heart of London, Telegraph (London)
Bangladeshis use novel techniques to maintain power in British borough.
UndocuNation Atlanta: May 30th and 31st, Imagine 2050
You still have time to register!
An inspiring message from the youth wing of the Swedish Democrats.
The ‘Almost Exclusively White Phenomenon’ of Conservatism, American Thinker
And how immigration guarantees a “constant influx of the ‘disadvantaged’.”
The Case for Reparations: An Intellectual Autopsy, The Atlantic
Four years ago, Ta-Nehisi Coates opposed reparations. He’s changed his mind.
Private conversation is overheard and reported; sinks popular police commissioner.
Even Democrats sometimes blurt out the truth.
General Election 2015: Look Who’s Not Voting Tory, Telegraph (London)
British conservatives urged to pander to non-whites.
State Rep Attacks “Anglo Democrats” in Email, KRQE (Los Lunas)
And he’s not apologizing.