Adolph Reed on "stupidity"

Martin Schiller mart555 at
Sat Nov 13 16:41:45 PST 1999

Carrol Cox said on 11/13/99 1:46 PM

>I partly agree. (Qualification: though I voted for Democrats from 1952
>through 1964, I *now* don't think they've run a candidate worth
>voting for, at any time.) But the point of the factoid has to do not with
>the reality of the Democratic Party but with its "image," which Reed
>(and I) would argue these voters are rejecting -- an "image" of
>being progressive in respect to race and gender.

On the other hand they may associate the demos with labor, hence their diss!


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