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Black Folks Don’t Need Reparations
We’re Doing Well On Our Own

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Posted By: Garnet, 7/10/2019 4:08:46 PM

There must be another election coming up because Democrats are once again shamelessly pandering to black folks. Their latest ruse is reviving the idea of reparations—literally, race-based transfer payments from white Americans to black Americans. Can you believe that’s really a legislative priority for Democrats at a time when African unemployment is hovering at record lows. Nevertheless, 64 House Democrats are cosponsoring a bill that would establish a commission to work out the details of a national reparations policy, and the House Judiciary Committee recently held a hearing to draw public attention to the effort.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 7/10/2019 4:12:34 PM (No. 119859)
According to the Democrats, blacks who haven't been born yet-or even conceived yet- are all future victims of white racisim. Which is just, well, racist. Nobody does racisim like the Democrats-they OWN it.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: curious1 7/10/2019 4:21:32 PM (No. 119866)
Yeah, the democrats know all about raycist-isms. They invented it in the US and perpetuate it.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Strike3 7/10/2019 4:46:27 PM (No. 119879)
What bright, shining example this woman is. If only more people would listen to her.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: gramma b 7/10/2019 4:51:39 PM (No. 119880)
White people didn't invent slavery. Throughout history, stronger people have enslaved weaker ones. In the Bible, slavery was simply an accepted fact of life. But, in White Europe and the United States, for the first time, a group of people said, "We are strong enough to enslave others, but it is wrong, and we are not going to do it anymore." Then, huge numbers of American Whites gave their lives to end slavery, and eventually forced the rest of the non-White world to abandon it -- at least on paper. Slavery wasn't outlawed in some non-White countries until well into the 20th century. It still exists, sub rosa, in some underdeveloped countries. So, American Whites have nothing to be ashamed of in regard to slavery. In fact, maybe somebody should pay us.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: harleynyc 7/10/2019 5:15:51 PM (No. 119892)
I guess the 60 entitlement programs, affirmative action, and some $40 Trillion spent since LBJ's great society fiasco hasn't been enough. It will never be enough. You can't fix what is unfixable.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: RenoVet68 7/10/2019 5:34:28 PM (No. 119905)
Competent blacks don't need a handout.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: FormerDem 7/10/2019 6:19:09 PM (No. 119953)
very true, beautiful Candace.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 7/10/2019 6:47:19 PM (No. 119988)
The salaries, not to mention their gerrymandered districts, of the Congressional Black Caucus members are more than enough reparations. Let's just call it even.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 7/10/2019 9:59:31 PM (No. 120121)
"we’re doing it on our own" Love to hear from Candace. How funny it is to hear that Blacks should be taking care of themselves, a principle tenet of Conservatism. Government care and interference should be rare and only when truly necessary. Further, as Candice points out, government nannies seem spectacularly incapable of taking good care of their charges. Yet, the dems insist that they want to do even more "for us". Candace reflects the Conservative thought that "no one can do better for you than yourself".
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