Ending Racism—One Person At A Time
dailykos.com — It should be patently clear to anyone who just went through the trauma of one of the most racially vituperative presidential elections in recent history that racism hasn't magically dissolved into the ether. Doubtful it will get better in the next four years if the millions of racists in this country have anything to say about it. It really isn't about racist politicians. They are only a symptom of the disease. They got elected by the racists who voted for them. Those same racists will be voting in the next election. We have a black president for the second time. That has done little to diminish the outpouring of racial hatred here, and in some ways it has only inflamed it. This is no time to do a victory dance where racism is concerned. It is however, time to ask a serious question. What are you doing to stop racism?