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The Clinton Vote And The Racist Tipping Point

John K. Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John K. Wilson

Last night's primary results demonstrate again that the issue underlined by the Clinton campaign is not race but racism. "White working class" does not mean racist-- not in Oregon or Vermont or Iowa.

Clinton's Appalachia Success

Talking Points Memo | Josh Marshall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If the exit polls (and the pre-election polls) are accurate, Hillary Clinton is set to win West Virginia by roughly a 2 to 1 margin over Barack Obama....

Clinton: Obama Not Winning Over "Hard-Working Americans, White Americans"

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

USA Today notices that Sen. Hillary Clinton has begun referring explicitly to her appeal among white voters while on the campaign trail: Hillary Rodh...

Clinton Camp Stoops To Language Games And Overt Race Strategizing

M.S. Bellows, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
M.S. Bellows, Jr.

The press conference was marked by sad Clintonian parsing. The primary is close, depending on how you define "close." Gas prices are a white issue. African-Americans, as a mass, are Obama's "passionate supporters."

Sam Stein

Obama Struggles With Working Class Whites, Dems Emotionally Divided

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Coming into the North Carolina and Indiana primaries, an emphasis was placed on two questions: Could Barack Obama win over the small town vote and, to...

Poll: Does Clinton Have A Problem With Black Voters?

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A recent poll from Rasmussen suggests that the Democrats' problem in November might not be white voters, but black voters. From the internals of toda...

White Male Vote Critical For Democrats

Washington Post | Dan Balz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the fierce campaign between Sens. Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama, a battle dominated by questions of race and gender, white men have emerg...