Sunday, November 27, 2016

ARE YOU SCARED YET?

Feeling Rebloggy

CHAUNCEY DeVEGA OF SALON.COM SAYS,

"Black folks — and Hispanics and Latinos and Arabs and Muslims and all people of color and women and gays and lesbians and those with disabilities —
Are you scared yet? 
You should be.


During his presidential campaign Donald Trump promised to “take care of our African-American people” and now Trump is following through in his own special way.
Trump, a man who spent years trying to show that the country’s first black president was illegitimate and not eligible to hold office because of his “country of birth” (read: skin color) ran a political campaign that nakedly and boldly used racism, nativism and bigotry to win over white voters. Trump was successful in his quest and will be the 45th president of the United States of America. There will be no “pivot” to a kinder and more humane and less racist Trump. only the naive and pandering chattering class have convinced themselves such a thing is possible.
President-elect Trump is now putting in place the people necessary to implement an agenda based on white identity politics ["not white working class politics" as the white left, including Bernie Sanders has been pushing.]



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Will we see a repeat of Redemption, the post-Civil War white backlash?


http://www.salon.com/2016/11/22/donald-trump-will-take-care-of-the-african-americans-will-we-see-a-repeat-of-redemption-the-post-civil-war-white-backlash/