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  •  not that anyone would want an endorsement from ACP (0+ / 0-)

    wasn't he sort of like Pete Stark?

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    by demographicarmageddon on Thu Feb 21, 2013 at 10:26:47 PM PST

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    •  It wasn't until the 1960's... (1+ / 0-)
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      That Powell's behavior made him almost universally reviled among whites and an embarrassment even to some African Americans.  In 1956 he was still very popular among blacks, especially in Harlem, and there is no doubt that his support helped Ike there.

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