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A party that doesn´t
think with its skin

Boston Globe, by Jeff Jacoby

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/24/2012 5:35:44 AM

SOUTH CAROLINA´S conservative Republican governor, Nikki Haley, is the daughter of Sikh immigrants from Punjab. US Representative Tim Scott of Charleston, a Tea Party hero who was raised in poverty by a divorced single mother, is South Carolina´s first black Republican lawmaker in more than a century. To anyone who shares the ideals that animate modern conservatism – limited government, economic liberty, color-blind equality – it stands to reason that Haley and Scott are conservatives. And their Republican affiliation should surprise no one familiar with the GOP´s long

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Keekng, 12/24/2012 7:35:56 AM     (No. 9081540)

It is a blessing to be a South Carolina resident and have color blind leaders, regardless of the liberals hatred toward everything Republican.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lvpokergal, 12/25/2012 3:45:49 AM     (No. 9082716)

I cannot understand why people are not judged by the content of their character and not the color of their skin. Oh, I forgot for a moment -- racial issues are really about political power. How naive to think that all humanity is created in GOD´S image which I consider to be the spark of love He places in each of us to do with as we choose. On this Holy Christmas day, may God have mercy on our souls.

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