Unlike the extremely secretive AIPAC gathering last week in DC, there has been tons of coverage of the CPAC meeting. It is interesting watching the GOP right wing figure out how to win elections. Obviously, attacking women, gays and minorities seems to still be their game plan. Governor Walker: Republicans Should Focus on Shared Beliefs which is what? Can’t be balancing the budget, they never do this when in power. Can’t be civil rights, they want Israeli-style religious bigot privileges. So what are they thinking?
The internet made fun of the CPAC people when a black man, paid great sums to toady to mainly whites, led a discussion about the Civil War and abolitionist. This poor man stood idly at the podium as a cheeky right wing youth claimed that slavery was feeding and housing people ‘for free’. Now with this blasting across the internet, the leaders of that organization is striking back: Tea Party blames unruly CPAC racism panel on African-American woman reporter. Continue reading