The Democratic Party Owes Blacks An Apology
1.Slavery: Democrats Fought to Expand It – Republicans Fought to End It
2.The Civil War: Democrats Seceded From The Union to Preserve Slavery
3.Segregation: Democrats Fought Against Civil Rights – Republicans Fought For Civil Rights
4.In 1866, the Ku Klux Klan was started by Democrats to lynch and terrorize Republicans
5.Republicans Pushed To Achieve The “Brown v. Board of Education” Decision
6.Democrat President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “New Deal” Harmed Blacks
7.Republican President Eisenhower Achieved Desegregation Of The Military
8.It was Republican Senator Everett Dirksen from Illinois, not Democrat President Lyndon Johnson, who pushed through the landmark 1964 Civil Rights Act. In fact, Dirksen was instrumental in the passage of civil rights legislation in 1957, 1960, 1964, 1965 and 1968.
9.During the 1960’s, Democrats were relentless in their efforts to smear Dr. King and railroad his nonviolent civil rights advocacy.
10.President Barack Obama Practices The Politics of Poverty