A popular childhood story line is how a beautiful young girl kisses a frog, and it turns into a Prince…
Kissing Republicans only seems to produce more toads.
In a NY Times Article – On Nixon Tapes, Ambivalence Over Abortion, Not Watergate, Tricky Dick delivers the bad news for bi-racials –
Nixon worried that greater access to abortions would foster “permissiveness,” and said that “it breaks the family.” But he also saw a need for abortion in some cases, such as interracial pregnancies.
“There are times when an abortion is necessary. I know that. When you have a black and a white,” he told an aide, before adding: “Or a rape.”
Nixon’s “Southern Strategy” apparently included a healthy dose of racial eugenics.
Now – we live in a country where, to be brutally honest about it – nearly 30% of the people, regardless of what they claim, are in some form bi- or tri- “racial”. Indeed, prior to the invention of the “Post-Racial Society” there was no “bi-racial”…
Either “you is, or you ain’t” or if “you wasn’t” you “passed” or claimed Native American heritage by the “one drop rule” of the Jim Crow and slavery era going back to early laws first being established in 1670.
Today, the concept of being bi-racial is popularized to the point of being argued in terms of a President’s heritage in an election.
Our President, one of our greatest sports figure Tiger Woods, and the top female recording artist Mariah Carey are all “bi-racial”. A rising number of top celebrities have mixed heritage.
If Nixon had had his way…