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1/3 of white Democrats dislike Blacks

 

Now this should not be news to you.  It is not as if being a Democrat or Republican determines if you like Black people.  Your heart determines that.  This article just locates people where they live. 

Article: Racial Misgivings Could  Cost Obama the election

The intent was to find out how this Presidential election could be close given that the political landscape favors Democrats overwhelmingly.  This race shoud be over and a foregone conclusion. So the mystery as to the closeness is revealed, some whites are having a difficult time voting for a Black man regardless of his credentials and  policies. 

“There are a lot fewer bigots than there were 50 years ago, but that doesn’t mean there’s only a few bigots,” said Stanford political scientist Paul Sniderman who helped analyze the exhaustive survey.

If Obama loses the election will it be because of race?

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September 20, 2008 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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