Post Tagged with: "Jim Crow laws"

July 12, 2012 18:03

Romney Should Have Told NAACP Martin Luther King Was Republican

It was the Democrats who fought to keep blacks in slavery and passed the discriminatory Black Codes and Jim Crow laws. The Democrats started the Ku Klux Klan to lynch and terrorize blacks. The Democrats fought to prevent the passage of every civil rights law beginning with the civil rights laws of the 1860s, and continuing with the civil rights laws of the 1950s and 1960s.

September 2, 2011 05:41

Allen West reacts to violent hate speech against Teaparty

“When you look at the history of the black community with the Democratic Party you see slavery, you see segregation, you see the Jim Crow laws, you see secession and now you see socialism which is really not beneficial to the black community. .. You’re seeing the second and third generations of welfare ever since we had the Great society programs.” – Rep. West