Dems Already Starting To Call GOP Racist

Discussion in 'Politics' started by pspr, Nov 23, 2011.

  1. pspr


    This is a most absurd claim of racism and expect more like this to come as Democrats look for something - anything - to overshadow Obama's record.

    Democratic strategist Tad Devine, an adviser to the Al Gore and John Kerry presidential campaigns, accused Mitt Romney’s campaign of invoking the controversial Rev. Jeremiah Wright in a recent ad.

    Devine said Wednesday that he was “shocked” to see what he believed was imagery of an African-American church in an ad released Tuesday by Romney’s campaign team and airing in New Hampshire. The ad, Romney’s first of the campaign, is “clearly an attempt to bring back Rev. Wright and race,” Devine tweeted.

    In the ad, a series of images including those of a foreclosed home and empty businesses flash by as text criticizes President Obama’s economic record. But at two points, the imagery cuts to well-dressed African-American women walking down a large hallway, and pans over a predominantly black audience.

    “It appears to be a congregation of African-American people,” Devine told The Hill. “In the first scene there are no white people at all, in the second ... it is all African Americans except possibly one person, [whose race] you can’t really tell.”

    Devine said he believes these images were selected intentionally to invoke race and the controversy involving Wright, the president’s former pastor.
  2. Crispy


    The facts are inconvenient to the Dems. Obama attended an all black church led by a radical anti-white preacher. How the fuck else are they going to defend that outside of playing the race

    Only the spin please....only the spin if you will...
  3. What remains to be seen is how many sheeple will fall for that stupid shit and how many of the parasite class don't care as long as they get their gov't cheese.
  4. pspr


    Heard a good line today.

    "If it weren't for double standards, liberals would have no standards at all."
  5. Lucrum


    "already starting"? Did they ever stop?