The Pardu

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Republicoft: Clarence Thomas, Race..And Other Matter Part 2!

We modifed the title of this piece, since we commented on Part 1 and did not comment related to Part 2 .

Thanks to Rebpublicoft and RePost.US....

“My sadness is that we are probably today more race and difference-conscious than I was in the 1960s when I went to school. To my knowledge, I was the first black kid in Savannah, Georgia, to go to a white school. Rarely did the issue of race come up,” said Thomas. “Differences in race, differences in sex, somebody doesn’t look at you right, somebody says something. Everybody is sensitive. If I had been as sensitive as that in the 1960s, I’d still be in Savannah.”

“The worst I have been treated was by northern liberal elites. The absolute worst I have ever been treated. The worst things that have been done to me, the worst things that have been said about me, by northern liberal elites, not by the people of Savannah, Georgia,” said Thomas.

Clarence Thomas, Jordan Davis, And America’s “Sensitivity” About Race, Pt. 2 (via www.republicoft.com)
Even before Michael Dunn encountered Jordan Davis and his friends, he was primed to see young black men as dangerous “thugs” to be eliminated, and empowered by right-wing culture to believe he had the absolute right to do so. “You Are Not Going…

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