The ignorant also maintain that all the Dixiecrats became Republicans shortly after passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, another big lie.<quoted text>
Right, because now it the racist Southern Republican bloc.
Thanks for clearin' that up.
That it is progressing towards less racism is because of the influx of Northeastern liberals and media expansion.
Dixiecrats Richard Russell, Mendell Rivers, Clinton's mentor William Fulbright, Robert Byrd, Fritz Hollings and Al Gore Sr. and more, remained Democrats till their dying day.
It's the culture..