Should The Democratic Party Be
Abandoned By Black People?
By Greg Johnson
|Picture Courtesy Of Lauren Gerson|
One thing I must do is applaud all the Black people who discuss politics. But I believe there are some serious misconceptions out there.
Some people are claiming it is the Democrats who have always hurt or undermined the aspirations of Blacks. Nothing could be further from the truth.
It was a Democratic President (Harry Truman) who integrated the Armed Forces. It was Democratic President (John F. Kennedy) who said of those fighting for their Civil Rights: "the cause of the Negro is just."