Wednesday, June 12, 2013

George Wallace Was a Democrat

Apparently some TV news staff imagine that anyone who was in favor of segregation was a Republican...

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/06/12/exclusive-msnbc-host-apologizes-for-mistake-with-noted-segregationists-party-affiliation/

(For the record: While people who remembered Abraham Lincoln as "The Great Emancipator" were alive, the Democratic Party opposed Lincoln's Republican Party on as many points as seemed expedient...including race relations. Democrats were the party of segregation.)