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  •  Yes this is the "but Lincoln (R) freed the slaves" (0+ / 0-)

    argument in new guise.

    Yes, Dems were the slavers.
    Yes, Dems were the KKK members (in the South, the Midwest (e.g. 1920s Indianapolis KKK HQ)...not so much).
    Yes, Dems Byrd and Gore Sr. opposed the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  (Both said since that they were wrong and regretful.)

    We were wrong then and have since changed our personal and our Party's positions...so, why don't Republican'ts do it now?

    "Push the button, Max!" Jack Lemmon as Professor Fate, The Great Race

    by bartcopfan on Wed Apr 03, 2013 at 08:26:09 AM PDT

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