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OBAMA WHITE VOTERS
Data Reveals Obama Held the White Vote
Director, Justice Program, Brennan Center for Justice at NYU Law
Obama's 39 percent is the same as the share Clinton won in 1992. Obama's share exceeded that earned by Walter Mondale, Jimmy Carter (1980), and George McGovern. What skewed the popular misinterpretation of the statistics is the increase in the number of voters of color.
The Civil Rights Act Of 1964 And Obama's White Voter Problem
Why So Many Whites Vote Against Themselves
Earl Ofari Hutchinson
Author and political analyst
Government spending and programs to many are tantamount to hand outs to undeserving blacks and the poor and that in turn equals money snatched from the pockets of hard working whites.
Obama's Big Problems In The Deep South
For Obama, Trouble On The Trail
Deer Hunting With Democrats
Executive Director, Issue One
McCain is inarticulate about the economy, and the Republican brand is more tarnished than it has been in decades.
Obama And The Midwestern Color Line
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New York Times
Article on Racial Divide
Author of The Opinion Makers
What is truly amazing at this point in U.S. history is that white voters now view a black candidate about as positively as a white candidate on most issues, and in some cases much more positively.
Obama Camp Hits NYT Racial Divide Story
ABC Poll: Racism Won't Affect Obama's Chances
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The Changing Times and the Equinox Voter
Former president and CEO, Zogby International
Can Obama win the white working-class voters in battleground states? Well, he didn't this spring, so that's our first clue. Another is the fact that neither Al Gore nor John Kerry won their support.
Obama's Appalachia Problem Is Real, But Does It Matter
Jim Webb Speaks Out On Race, Addresses Grievances Of White America
Barack Obama and the Unmaking of the Democratic Party
Professor of History, Princeton University
The Obama campaign and its sympathizers have begun to articulate what they mean by their vague slogan of "change" -- nothing less than usurping the historic Democratic Party, by rejecting its historic electoral core.
It's Over. But Let's Just Hope We're Only Talking About the Democratic Nomination
Political and Pop Culture Analyst
The simple truth is that America is still quite a racist country. I'm not so sure Obama can overturn centuries of deep-rooted racism in just five months.
Obama In Kentucky And West Virginia: Why Will He Lose?
Obama Struggles With Working Class Whites, Dems Emotionally Divided
Can Obama Appeal to White Rural Men?
Political Organizer, Strategist, Author; Partner Democracy Par...
The notion that Obama "can't appeal" to white rural men sells short both Barack Obama and white men who live in rural America. It also flies in the face of the facts.
Poll: Does Clinton Have A Problem With Black Voters?
Operation Anti-Chaos: The Narrative on "White Voters" Is Fiction
Nobody - not blogger, nor superdelegate, nor cable news anchor - should open their mouths with another word about this contest until they've studied these graphs and the numbers upon which they are based.
Obama Strategist: Race Won't Be A Problem In The General Election
"Mudcat" Saunders: Why Obama Isn't Winning Working Class Whites
Obama Strategist: Don't Worry, Dems Usually Lose White Working Class
Pennsylvania & the Persistence of the Race Chasm
Newspaper columnist, radio host (AM760), bestselling author
Those who continue to pretend race is not a major factor in this campaign are deliberately averting their eyes from a very powerful force in the Democratic primary.
Judis Exaggerates Barack Obama's Electoral Death
John R. Bohrer
Historian of 1960s American politics
Political scientist John B. Judis has a
piece which seems to say that Obama surely cannot win the presidency against McCain -- especially after his San Francisco comments.
White Male Vote Critical For Democrats
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