Tag Archives: identity politics

Post-Racial America?

Crossposted at The Rockefeller Republican It has been two months since the United States, in self-declared historic fashion, elected its first Black President. President-Elect Obama was said to usher in a new post-racial era and everyone from Jesse Jackson to MSNBC heralded its arrival. Just this weekend on NBC's Meet the Press they had a show dedicated to what Obama's…

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Romney takes Utah with 90%

Largely Mormon Utah staged a landslide victory for former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney on Super Tuesday.  Romney, also Mormon, took an unprecedented 90 percent of the vote from the state that serves as ground zero for the Mormon faith in the United States. So I am going to sit here and wait for the pundits, and Romney, to condemn the…

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