May 5, 2010
Reality Bites the NYT: More Black Republicans Running For CongressTopics: Political News and commentaries
Has reality finally bit the NYT? How is it that a "racist" Tea Party movement includes growing numbers of African-Americans and supports African-American candidates for Congress? Has even the NYT now begun to realize that the Democrats and the medias "racist" narrative just doesn't match up with the facts about the Tea Party movement and the GOP?
Ed Morrissey writes:
For the past year, the national media has attempted to paint the Tea Party movement and opposition to the Democratic agenda as based in racism, a reaction to the election of the first African-American President in November 2008. As the New York Times discovers, the reality of the opposition makes that very difficult to believe. Republicans have fielded a record number of African-American candidates for Congress, most or all of which have entered those contests with enthusiastic Tea Party support. And for that, the candidates credit Ã¢â‚¬Â¦ Barack Obama?Read more ...
Posted by Richard at May 5, 2010 11:51 AM
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