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Obama Race Card

Sam Stein

Dems See Racial Undertones In Controversial Romney Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 11.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney has received no shortage of attention and criticism over his first campaign ad of this election cycle, which deliberately ta...

Sam Stein

Republicans Accuse Leading Dems Of 'Shameless' Race-Baiting

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Update below: Tim Kaine responds. The 2010 election campaign season took an abrupt and aggressive turn in the last 24 hours, as two Republican campai...

Rahm Emanuel: McCain Camp Did Good Job Making Race A Factor

The Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Paying Republicans a backhanded compliment, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Rahm Emanuel said on Wednesday that the McCain campaign had succeeded in ...

No Name for the River -- Dumbing Down American Politics

Robert Koehler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Koehler

What astounds me about the "race card" -- which either did or didn't get played in the presidential race recently -- is its thinness.

McCain Takes Long Pause When Asked About Race (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Jed Report catches John McCain taking a very long pause when asked why he accused Barack Obama of 'playing the race card' -- and what he was refer...

McCain Mocked Idea Of Obama On Dollar In June

The Jed Report | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Andrew Sullivan, Chris Bodenner, and Eli Sanders all note that the McCain campaign's strategy on race is to (a) play the race card and then (b) accuse...

The Race Race

Adele Stan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Adele Stan

When Obama said he doesn't look like previous commanders-in-chief, I felt alternating waves of relief and anxiety. "Cat out of bag," I noted to self.

Obama On Race Card: "What I Said Was What I Think Everybody Knows"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama responds to John McCain campaign charges that he's using the race card in an interview with the St. Petersburg Times: "I was in union,...

McCain Camp: We Won't Talk About Race Again

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain's campaign felt they had to respond to Barack Obama's comment about not looking like other presidents. Campaign manager Rick Davis said Ob...

The Race Card

Dave Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dave Johnson

The accusation that blacks "play the race card" taps into working-class white resentment. It says that black people receive special treatment while the politically-correct crowd jumps all over you for pointing it out.

Op-Ed: Obama Was The First To Play Race Card

Philadelphia Inquirer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Quietly, the storm over the hateful views expressed by Sen. Barack Obama's pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, has blown away the most insidious myth of...