NP....a Democratic controlled Congress and a Democratic President signed it into law. It was based on region not party. Southern Republicans voted against the Civil Rights act as well.First of all without Republicans there would be no civil rights act.....People like KKK Byrd democrat and other cracker democrats like Al Gore Sr. opposed it......
“Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.” John Maynard Keynes
Treat the earth well: it was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children. We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors, we borrow it from our Children. ~ Ancient American Indian Proverb
You mad bro?
You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo
Originally Posted by A. de Tocqueville
Picking between the evil of two lessors again. This does get old.
US Census: Voter Turnout Increases by 5 Million in 2008 Presidential Election, U.S. Census Bureau Reports. Data Show Significant Increases Among Hispanic, Black and Young VotersObama didn't get much more of the black vote than every Democratic candidate before him.
NY Times: 2008 Surge in Black Voters Nearly Erased Racial Gap
from the above NY Times Article:Why in the world, then would you try to argue that they only voted for him because of his skin color? That simply makes ZERO sense.
...Like an analysis earlier this year by the Pew Research Center, the latest findings were drawn from census surveys and interviews.
“In 2008 we obviously had a historic candidacy,” said Paul Taylor, executive vice president of the Pew center. “That’s certainly a plausible explanation for the spike in African-American turnout. The question was, Would other minorities vote for this minority? Not only did he get a big vote, but he got a big turnout.”...
“If we must have an enemy at the head of Government, let it be one whom we can oppose, and for whom we are not responsible, who will not involve our party in the disgrace of his foolish and bad measures.”
- Alexander Hamilton. Spiritual father of #NeverTrump
It's too soon for me to tell. If either of the front runners don't appeal to me soon I may end up voting Libertarian.
You're despicable! - Daffy Duck