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If the Tea Party people are racists,

How do you explain the black people who are active in this movement?

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:43 AM on Dec. 21, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • Give it up OP lol..they will call those black folks ..'tokens' me it's very predictable indeed! Crying racism is overused today and alot use it as a tactic to silence.

    Answer by tnmomofive at 9:53 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • Some on here will call anyone who has a differing opinion from them a racist or bigot. I have learned to ignore those people they are morons.

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:55 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • That's the losing end of an argument (calling someone a racist or bigot just means they have nothing else to b*tch about).


    Answer by QuinnMae at 10:09 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • I don't know that anyone thinks the WHOLE Tea party is racist.


    Answer by sweet-a-kins at 10:12 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • The Tea party is not racist. The left just tells their sheep that to attempt to discredit them because they know the tea party is successful.

    Answer by Carpy at 10:20 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • Generalized sweeping statements about an entire group of people, ANY people, points to the speakers ignorance.

    Answer by GrnEyedGrandma at 10:31 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • Not all tea partiers are racist and no one is trying to say they are but there are some very vocal bad apples that give you a bad name.

    Answer by trippyhippy at 10:32 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • When you can't think of any facts to use against a person or group to discredit them, pull out the race card. That will get attention. If there are ten thousand people at a rally and one nut shows up with a racist sign, that will be plastered all over liberal newsprint and tv, "proving" that the group is racist.

    Answer by SweetLuci at 10:54 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • I don't have to explain that. I can be as racist as I want, even if there are some blacks that also belong to my movement, my political affiliation, my church, my neighborhood, anything. It doesn't make me less racist.

    Answer by FelipesMom at 10:58 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • . I can be as racist as I want

    They say admittance is the first step!

    Answer by tnmomofive at 11:03 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

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