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Newsweek Deciphers the Tea Party

Justin Paulette writes:

In a condescending article riddled with contempt, Newsweek decisively concludes that tea-partiers are racists. The evidence relied upon is instructive – not with regard to the tea-party, but liberal ideologues intent on disparaging political opponents.

Newsweek cites a survey which proves “racial hostility” and “resentment” by the tea-party. A sample (but read the 9-question survey and learn of your inner racism):

Irish, Italians, Jewish, and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. Agree? You’re a racist.

It is likely that recent immigration levels will take jobs away from people already here? Agree? You’re a racist.

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