Wednesday, August 08, 2012

Romney’s Racist Ad Messaging

Republican Mitt Romney’s fake outrage at the ridiculous fiction that President Obama has weakened the work requirements of the 1996 Welfare Reform Act is “a blunt allusion to the populist, racist politics of white economic racial resentment. And the Romney campaign has to know it ...,” observes Rachel Maddow in this powerful segment from her MSNBC news show last evening. The whole piece is well worth watching.

READ MORE:The Scandal Behind Romney’s New Attack Ad,” by Steve Benen (The Maddow Blog).

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