O'Malley slams Chuck Todd's Baltimore statement (VIDEO)---This is the classic technique the plutocracy uses when it realizes a rebellion could threaten its preferential existence. It uses its media in an attempt to conflate and misinform with plausible sounding arguments. You must be the media! Spread the truth.
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Hate Rising: Jorge Ramos Delves Deep Into Racial Hatred in America-Univision anchor Jorge Ramos has been thinking a lot about hate recently. Ever since Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump ejected the Mexican immigrant, who is also an American citizen, from a press conference in August 2015 with a dismissive “Go back to Univision,” the experience has been on his mind. “Just a few seconds later,…
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Why did Black voters flee the Republican Party? | The first major shift in black party affiliation away from the Republican Party happened during the Depression. Franklin Roosevelt's 2nd admin - led by the New Deal - made the Democrats a beacon for black Americans deeply affected by the crushing poverty that was plaguing the country. The second shift occurred with the nomination of Barry Goldwater, and his opposition to the Civil Rights Act & the Civil Rights Movement.