ALBANY, N.Y. – They've been called Oreos, traitors and Uncle Toms, and are used to having to defend their values. Now black conservatives are really taking heat for their involvement in the mostly white tea party movement — and for having the audacity to oppose the policies of the nation's first black president.
"I've been told I hate myself. I've been called an Uncle Tom. I've been told I'm a spook at the door," said Timothy F. Johnson, chairman of the Frederick Douglass Foundation, a group of black conservatives who support free market principles and limited government.
According to anyone on the left, there are no blacks in the Tea Party movement. But, any that are in the movement are traitors? Which is it?
Read the article. It's an interesting insight into the racism on the left. The irony is that they are being racist against people for belonging to an organization that they do not like...because it is racist.
Liberal logic, I'll never get it.