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BLACK VOTERS PROPOSITION 8
Faith, Not Race, The Big Factor in Prop 8 Vote
Emmy-Winning Commentator and Writer for Esquire
Initially the blame for the passage of Prop 8 came to lie at the feet of blacks. Now comes new evidence that blacks did not vote more disproportionately for Prop 8 than any other ethnic group.
Blaming the African American Community Oversimplifies Prop 8 Results
Columnist, author, and theologian
The real culprit responsible for Prop 8 passing is the quirky California political process that allows for a mulligan after the state Supreme Court already ruled in support of same-gender marriage.
Nate Silver: Don't Blame Prop 8 On Black And Latino Voters
Stop Blaming California's Black Voters for Prop 8
Raymond Leon Roker
Raymond Leon Roker is co-founder and publisher of URB
Don't forget the 49% of Asians who voted for Prop 8, the 53% of Latinos and the nearly 50% percent of whites, a group representing 63% of California voters. Last I checked, blacks held little sway over those groups.
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