The Fruit Of Obama’s Racemongeringhttp://www.thomasbrewton.com/index.php/weblog/the-fruit-of-obamas-racemongering/
A Glimpse into the Political Future
Jonathan Chait’s advance apologia for the Democrats’ defeat in November
Democratic politicians have been the great beneficiaries of the racially charged patronage programs spun off by the Great Society—but the supposed “leg-up” offered to blacks has produced, despite trillions in expenditures, a relatively stable poverty rate over the past 50 years, with African-Americans disproportionately present among the poor. Chait never considers the possibility that some who oppose Obama are tired of paying for an ongoing failure. They’re also tired of liberals’ inability to come to grips with it.