The Long, Sordid History of the
Other factors have come and gone for the Right, but racism has always been there.
American Right and Racism
- Robert Parry, Consortium News
Racism has been a consistent thread weaving through the American Right from the early days when Anti-Federalists battled against the U.S. Constitution to the present when hysterical Tea Partiers denounce the first African-American president. Other factors have come and gone for the Right, but racism has always been there.
Though definitions of Right and Left are never precise, the Left has generally been defined, in the American context, by government actions - mostly...
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