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View Diary: Facepalm, Wash Post publishes article claiming racism will drive liberal whites to the GOP (133 comments)

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  •  interesting observation (0+ / 0-)

    how are those people with uneducated, poor White people?

    •  It's all in how they treat poor blacks & hispanics (0+ / 0-)

      The folks I'm thinking of DID treat lower class whites differently, kinda of a tribalism where they were quicker to excuse their behavior versus behavior of Blacks or Hispanics.  It was subtle IMO I was a witness because I'm northern European in ancestry so I was "part of their tribe".

      •  I saw this when I was growing up in a suburb (0+ / 0-)

        of Boston 30-40 yrs ago. But not in Boston now. That's just my own experience however. The circles one travels in matters a lot I think.

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