Credit card fraud is a serious problem. But race card fraud is an even bigger problem.You can read Sowell's full column here: Race Card Fraud
Playing the race card takes many forms. Judge Charles Pickering, a federal judge in Mississippi who defended the civil rights of blacks for years and defied the Ku Klux Klan back when that was dangerous, was depicted as a racist when he was nominated for a federal appellate judgeship.
No one even mistakenly thought he was a racist. The point was simply to discredit him for political reasons-- and it worked.
This year's target is the tea party movement.
Tuesday, July 20, 2010
Sowell: Race Card Fraud against Tea Party
Thomas Sowell writes about the attacks on the Tea Party movement and illustrates it with the attacks on Judge Charles Pickering's confirmation.