2008 “They didn’t do enough work in the communities of color. On the other hand, communities of color demonstrated an awfully bigoted vote.”
posted by November 9 at 17:10 PMon
Seriously, people, I’m not the only person talking about this—as this bracing interview from Rachel Maddow’s show demonstrates. And perhaps this Princeton prof nails it: “No on Prop 8” ran a lousy campaign, failed to reach out, failed to organize in and speak to the African American community. But African Americans also demonstrated real bigotry in the voting booth.