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Juan Williams Finds Racism in Candidates Use of 'Constitution' and 'Founding Fathers'
http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tom-blumer/2012/01/30/juan-williams-finds-racism-candidates-and-others-use-constitution-and-fo ^

Posted on 01/30/2012 8:18:33 PM PST by chessplayer

So a guy whose contract was terminated by NPR on a phony pretext for not toeing the liberal line enough, including writing a book ("Enough: The Phony Leaders, Dead-End Movements, and Culture of Failure That Are Undermining Black America--and What We Can Do About It") which indicted the modern civil-rights movement for, well, undermining Black America, now appears to want eliminate "Constitution" and "Founding Fathers" from the lexicon of Republican candidates -- and possibly, it would appear, from political discussion in general -- because, well, they're racial code words. How ironic.

Two weeks ago at the Fox News/Wall Street Journal debate in Myrtle Beach, S.C., I asked each GOP presidential candidate some pointed questions about the racial politics that will play a big role in the presidential campaign.

Race is always a trigger in politics, but now a third of the nation are people of color — and their numbers are growing. With those minorities solidly in the Democratic camp and behind the first black president, the scene is set for a bonanza of racial politics.

"The language of GOP racial politics is heavy on euphemisms that allow the speaker to deny any responsibility for the racial content of his message. The code words in this game are “entitlement society” — as used by Mitt Romney — and “poor work ethic” and “food stamp president” — as used by Newt Gingrich. References to a lack of respect for the “Founding Fathers” and the “Constitution” also make certain ears perk up by demonizing anyone supposedly threatening core “old-fashioned American values.”


TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: affirmativeaction; constitution; foundingfathers; foxnews; juanwilliams; racecard; racism; scientology; sourcetitlenoturl
So now the words Founding Fathers and Constitution are off limits to non-libs.
1 posted on 01/30/2012 8:18:39 PM PST by chessplayer
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To: chessplayer

Very offensive to those who wear Che Guevarra t-shirts...


2 posted on 01/30/2012 8:21:02 PM PST by LucianOfSamasota (Tanstaafl - its not just for breakfast anymore...)
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To: chessplayer

Juan Williams is a race baiter who would not have the millions he has made masquerading as a journalist were it not for affirmative action.


3 posted on 01/30/2012 8:22:59 PM PST by Baynative (The penalty for not participating in politics is you will be governed by your inferiors.)
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To: chessplayer

Juan Williams needs to spend some time with that Wallbuilders guy and learn about America’s Black Founding Fathers that the liberal history teachers don’t want anyone to know about.


4 posted on 01/30/2012 8:23:15 PM PST by GraceG
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks chessplayer.


5 posted on 01/30/2012 8:25:04 PM PST by SunkenCiv (FReep this FReepathon!)
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To: chessplayer

“Race is always a trigger in politics, but now a third of the nation are people of color — and their numbers are growing”

Yep. So much for the liberal utopia of every race getting along with each other which is nonsense.


6 posted on 01/30/2012 8:25:13 PM PST by max americana (Buttcrack Obama is an idiot)
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To: chessplayer

Juan likes his life on the plantation. Heck, it beats working for starvation wages in some northern factory.


7 posted on 01/30/2012 8:26:16 PM PST by ClearCase_guy (When the night falls, it falls on me, and when the day breaks I'm in pieces.)
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To: chessplayer

I find Juan’s comment racist.


8 posted on 01/30/2012 8:27:52 PM PST by TBP (Obama lies, Granny dies.)
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To: Baynative; onyx
Juan Williams is a race baiter who would not have the millions he has made masquerading as a journalist were it not for affirmative action.

Fox continues to descend into irrelevancy with the likes of Jan Williams and Geraldo Rivera. These two extreme leftists are right at home with a mascara-wearing fruitcake, a midget, a Scientologist, Romneybots, Clinton cronies and Rove acolytes. FReeper onyx refers to it as Faux News and I'm inclined to agree with that characterization.

Anymore, the only source for truth in a mad world is Free Republic.

9 posted on 01/30/2012 8:32:57 PM PST by re_nortex (DP...that's what I like about Texas.)
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To: chessplayer

OK, I’ve had it. God help someone within earshot who even intimates such a stupid premise. They’ll hear more about John Locke, natural rights, limited government, abolition, rule of law, and liberty in 30 seconds than they’ve heard in their entire lives, delivered with a George Carlin disregard for propriety. And I will dog them about their stupidity, and require them to apologize, loudly. As a friend of mine said once, this is a mountain I am willing to die on.

And if its at work, maybe flooding human resources with complaints about harassment, lack of tolerance, indifference to diversity, and anything else I can think of might be on the way, too. Afterwards, the rest of the crew can view the head on the stick as a warning not to piss me off this way.

This is where politeness has gotten us. My choice is to be unpopular with some or watch the republic die of neglect. Is there a choice?


10 posted on 01/30/2012 8:33:02 PM PST by redpoll
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To: chessplayer

Juan Williams would find racism in a chocolate Moon Pie.


11 posted on 01/30/2012 8:33:27 PM PST by Mortrey (Impeach President Soros)
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To: chessplayer

As soon as Hannity, O Reilly or anyone else puts Juan. Alan Colmes or Beckel on I turn the channel.


12 posted on 01/30/2012 8:39:13 PM PST by Americanexpat (Everytime I see that guy's face ot)
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To: re_nortex
Fox News does a good job with the news shows. The entertainment shows are slipping a bit.

Ironically, one solid conservative of late is Greta Van Susteren who used to be a liberal.

13 posted on 01/30/2012 8:43:59 PM PST by Baynative (The penalty for not participating in politics is you will be governed by your inferiors.)
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To: chessplayer

Do you all really think we can save this nation anymore? There are just too many stupid people around, and in very high places.


14 posted on 01/30/2012 8:45:21 PM PST by Clock King (Ellisworth Toohey was right: My head's gonna explode.)
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To: Mortrey

The time is coming where it will be racist to even talk to non-whites.


15 posted on 01/30/2012 8:48:09 PM PST by chessplayer
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To: Baynative
Greta Van Susteren

Sorry but I just can't watch a cultist performing on an interview show any more than I can watch Tom Cruise acting in a movie. No offense intended at all to you personally -- we all have our varying tastes.

16 posted on 01/30/2012 8:52:05 PM PST by re_nortex (DP...that's what I like about Texas.)
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To: max americana
Yep. So much for the liberal utopia of every race getting along with each other which is nonsense.

Well, members of every race can certainly get along with each other individually. And they're all equal under the ideals of our system.

So, inasmuch as individuals can be both free and civil, in aggregate, every race should be able to get along together as long as a strong majority of people within each race embrace what it is to be a free American.

Just as I don't want government policy to treat me any specific way because of my race, similarly I believe that we as individuals should try to do the same.

Peaceful coexistence is an important aspect of Freedom, so hopefully the notion that "races can all get along" is neither "liberal" nor "utopian", but an important goal to strive for in a thriving, color blind America of the future.

17 posted on 01/30/2012 9:00:00 PM PST by sargon (I don't like the sound of these "boncentration bamps")
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To: chessplayer
Juan finds racism in tea leaves, whatever possessed FOX to hire him is beyond me.

Someone needs to remind Juan that without the "founding fathers" there would have been no Consitution, thus, no civil rights and he'd still be in Africa.

It's amazing how the left wants us to just trash our whole system of government and prosperity...the same system which has been dishing out the freebies to them for two hundred years.
18 posted on 01/30/2012 9:04:37 PM PST by FrankR (You are only enslaved to the extent of the entitlements you receive.)
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To: chessplayer

Nuts...


19 posted on 01/30/2012 9:09:30 PM PST by Gator113 (~Just livin' life, my way~..... GO NEWT GO--itÂ’s about the survival of our country!!)
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To: chessplayer

That’s a race card too far.

Juan has just cried “wolf”.


20 posted on 01/30/2012 9:10:51 PM PST by Cringing Negativism Network (Escape the Rino preserve!)
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To: chessplayer

“Injustice: Exposing the Racial Agenda of the Obama Justice Department” by J. Christian Adams is a most interesting read, although it takes a very strong stomach to wade through the pages detailing how the Voting Section of the DOJ has been subverted from an agency to impartially administer the law to one dedicated to blacks getting even with the supposed injustices done to them by, apparently, today’s whites. Adams talks about the derailing of the voter intimidation case against members of the New Black Panthers party in Philadelphis in 2008. He notes that Juan Williams, in reporting for NPR, was the only one to mention that Obama appeared cheerfully with members of the NBP in a rally in Selma, Alabama, in spring of 2008. Yet later when Adams testified before the US Civil Rights Commission about how the case against the New Black Panthers had been aborted on orders from high up in Obama’s DOJ, Williams accused him of “politicizing” the issue, apparently forgetting or overlooking the previous linkage between the President and the NBP’s and the obvious conflict of interest it invoked...no wonder Juan doesn’t want to be reminded of little things like the Constitution.....


21 posted on 01/30/2012 9:17:46 PM PST by Intolerant in NJ
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To: chessplayer

WITH EVERY BREATH THAT JUAN TAKES... RACISM ENDURES.

LLS


22 posted on 01/30/2012 9:19:10 PM PST by LibLieSlayer (Recession: You have no job* Depression: I have no job* Recovery: obama has no job!)
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To: Baynative

YES...Greta is the only one I really care to listen to on Fox anymore.


23 posted on 01/30/2012 9:28:18 PM PST by goodnesswins (2012..."We mutually pledge to each other our Lives, our Fortunes, and our Sacred Honor")
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To: re_nortex
I hear ya, but she makes sense. ( I still watch John Travolta movies, too)
24 posted on 01/30/2012 9:32:26 PM PST by Baynative (The penalty for not participating in politics is you will be governed by your inferiors.)
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To: Baynative

And I listened to the “Theme from Shaft” back in the day! :-)


25 posted on 01/30/2012 9:37:46 PM PST by re_nortex (DP...that's what I like about Texas.)
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To: chessplayer

Juan after you were dropped from NPR basically on racial grounds, you think you would wise up. I used to have some respect for Juan, but lately you can count on him being at the edge of the lunatic leftist fringe. He is starting to make Allen Combs look good.


26 posted on 01/30/2012 9:48:18 PM PST by The Great RJ ("The problem with socialism is that pretty soon you run out of other people's money" M. Thatcher)
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To: chessplayer
Want it to end? Then quit providing social and familial support to liberals. Bye bye, life long friend, bye bye, sis. Walk away or count yourself as complicit.

27 posted on 01/30/2012 9:52:17 PM PST by I see my hands (The old sod ne'er shall be forgot.)
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To: re_nortex

These two extreme leftists are right at home with a mascara-wearing fruitcake, a midget, a Scientologist, Romneybots, Clinton cronies and Rove acolytes
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Midgets do not fit here.


28 posted on 01/30/2012 10:05:58 PM PST by o-n-money
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To: Americanexpat

As soon as Hannity, O Reilly or anyone else puts Juan. Alan Colmes or Beckel on I turn the channel.


Beckel at least has a sense of humor. I can put up with him.


29 posted on 01/30/2012 10:08:30 PM PST by o-n-money
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To: o-n-money

Juan Williams is a one trick pony.
Everything is a race baiting meme!!!
Blow it out your a$$ you Libtard.


30 posted on 01/30/2012 10:14:49 PM PST by TsonicTsunami08
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To: chessplayer

Every time I see Juan Williams he looks like a deer in the headlights.
I refer to him as Juan the Moron.


31 posted on 01/30/2012 10:19:02 PM PST by AlexW
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To: chessplayer

Is there a way to make the American flag just red and blue?


32 posted on 01/30/2012 10:41:11 PM PST by DNA.2012
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To: Mortrey

Why does the white part of a Moon Pie get to be inside it?


33 posted on 01/30/2012 10:44:41 PM PST by DNA.2012
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To: chessplayer
"Juan Williams Finds Racism in Candidates Use of 'Constitution' and 'Founding Fathers'"

Yet he couldn't find any racism in BO's "Black Liberation Theology"??

"Black theology will accept only the love of God which participates in the destruction of the white enemy. What we need is the divine love as expressed in Black Power, which is the power of black people to destroy their oppressors here and now by any means at their disposal".--James (Jim) Cone,
African American Religious Thought: An Anthology (Paperback)
by Cornel West (Editor), Eddie S. Glaude Jr. (Editor)
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SEAN HANNITY: But Reverend Jeremiah Wright is not backing down and has not for years and in his strong stance on the teaching of black liberation theology is nothing new. He had the same things to say last spring when he appeared on "Hannity & Colmes:"

WRIGHT: If you're not going to talk about theology in context, if you're not going to talk about liberation theology that came out of the '60s, systematized black liberation theology that started with Jim Cone in 1968 and the writings of Cone and the writings of Dwight Hopkins and the writings of womynist theologians and Asian theologians and Hispanic theologians, then you can't talk about the black value system.

HANNITY: But I'm a — reverend

WRIGHT: Do you know liberation theology, sir?

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,354158,00.html
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Malik Zulu Shabazz, chairman of the New Black Panther Party for Self-Defense (NBPP):
"We believe in a Black first philosophy and a Black Liberation Theology."

http://www.finalcall.com/artman/publish/article_1858.shtml

34 posted on 01/30/2012 10:48:46 PM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: chessplayer
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"The Justice Department originally brought the case against four armed men who witnesses say derided voters with catcalls of "white devil" and "cracker" and told voters they should prepare to be "ruled by the black man." ..."

One poll watcher called police after he reportedly saw one of the men brandishing a nightstick to threaten voters.

As I walked up, they closed ranks, next to each other,” the witness told Fox News at the time. “So I walked directly in between them, went inside and found the poll watchers. They said they’d been here for about an hour. And they told us not to come outside because a black man is going to win this election no matter what.”

He said the man with a nightstick told him, “’We’re tired of white supremacy,’ and he starts tapping the nightstick in his hand. At which point I said, ‘OK, we’re not going to get in a fistfight right here,’ and I called the police.”...”

http://www.congress.org/congressorg/bio/userletter/?id=48778&letter_id=5485433306

http://www.rushlimbaugh.com/home/daily/site_110408/content/01125111.guest.html
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"Security" patrols stationed at polling places in Philly:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=neGbKHyGuHU
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Also see:

Black Panthers intimidate voters in Philadelphia with night stick:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzBVxP5wzCY

35 posted on 01/30/2012 10:49:24 PM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: chessplayer
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Shock Photos: Candidate Obama Appeared And Marched With New Black Panther Party in 2007:
http://biggovernment.com/abreitbart/2011/10/03/shock-photos-barack-obama-with-new-black-panther-party-on-campaign-trail-in-2007/


36 posted on 01/30/2012 10:51:15 PM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: ETL
Blacks are more racist than Whites.

~ Larry Elder, "The Ten Things You Can't Say In America"

37 posted on 01/30/2012 10:57:37 PM PST by Old Sarge (RIP FReeper Skyraider (1930-2011) - You Are Missed)
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To: chessplayer

Juan could find racism in my sock drawer!


38 posted on 01/31/2012 12:27:01 AM PST by JaguarXKE
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To: JaguarXKE

And shame on the detergent boxes too. They tell us to separate dark and the white.... how utterly racist!
If we don’t wake up, sometimetime in the near future, the government will be banging in your door and going through your laundry and sock drawer.
They’ve already come for the toilets and light bulbs.


39 posted on 01/31/2012 12:41:00 AM PST by Cincinna ( *** NOBAMA 2012 ***)
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To: chessplayer
Sorry Juan, as soon as you speak, I fast forward you. Not because you are black but because too many stupid thoughts pass your lips. I love the remote and that fast forward button. Wonder what my blood pressure would be without it?
40 posted on 01/31/2012 12:47:23 AM PST by Chgogal (WSJ, Kristol, Krauthammer, Rove et al., STFU. Thank you.)
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To: chessplayer

Two generations have experienced life after the Civil Rights Act was passed. An objective person would look at the issues:

Has the plight of the African American improved?

Would spending another 12 Trillion make any difference?

That objective person would have to conclude:

That the programs don’t work, more money spent would be fruitless.

Giving someone the trappings of middle class does not make them middle class. It is the hard work, saving, planning and self-discipline that create the middle class. (thoughts from a Glenn Reynolds quote at instapundit.com).

Jobs would build self-esteem, an independent spirit, the satisfaction of a job well-done. Pride. Dignity. Independence.

Jobs not Programs Obama!


41 posted on 01/31/2012 3:18:50 AM PST by 30Moves
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To: 30Moves

Two generations have experienced life after the Civil Rights Act was passed.


Yup. And somewhere along that line it stopped being about equal rights for blacks and became about superior rights for blacks.


42 posted on 01/31/2012 4:23:41 AM PST by chessplayer
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To: chessplayer

I wish the hell somebody would burn the race card. I am sick and tired of hearing “racisim” every time somebody doesn’t get what they want. Are they “Thin Skinned”? you betcha!

What about racisim agains’t whites and other people?


43 posted on 01/31/2012 5:05:16 AM PST by Progov
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To: chessplayer
Race is always a trigger in politics...

The hell you say.

44 posted on 01/31/2012 5:07:03 AM PST by Texas Eagle (If it wasn't for double-standards, Liberals would have no standards at all -- Texas Eagle)
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To: Baynative
Juan Williams is a race baiter who would not have the millions he has made masquerading as a journalist were it not for affirmative action.

Amen, bro. Nobody plays the race card as well as Juan Williams. He's a master baiter.

45 posted on 01/31/2012 5:08:36 AM PST by Texas Eagle (If it wasn't for double-standards, Liberals would have no standards at all -- Texas Eagle)
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To: Mortrey
Juan Williams would find racism in a chocolate Moon Pie.

It's true! All the browns, tans and whites are all SEPARATE in a Moon Pie. Look it up!

46 posted on 01/31/2012 5:14:35 AM PST by cincinnati65 (We've been taken for a ride - by Wall Street and Washington DC - Welcome to Amerika!)
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To: cincinnati65

Juan is simply a ridiculous man.

I could never feel sympathy for him during his very public troubles.


47 posted on 01/31/2012 5:17:02 AM PST by Ted Grant
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