Friday, April 30, 2010

looking for Tea Party racism

I think the Tea Party is seriously misguided, but because I think the people who call the movement racist are equally misguided, here are some videos about blacks and racism in the Tea Party.

From last week, YouTube - Tea Party Racism??:

From September, 2009, YouTube - cnn - tea party racist? not according to lloyed marcus:

YouTube - Video Proves Tea Party Activist Did Not Spit On Dem:

YouTube - Tea Party Protestors are racist? OHRLY?:

ETA: As noted at Tea Partiers Are Fairly Mainstream in Their Demographics, their non-Hispanic white percentage is almost identical to the nation's, and their non-Hispanic black percentage is 6%, which seems awfully high if they're really racist.