Black or White?

Black or White?

There are 21 comments on the opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com story from May 16, 2011, titled Black or White?. In it, opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com reports that:

In the South of the 18th and 19th century, one family’s journey from black to white.

February 1861, just weeks after Louisiana seceded from the Union, Randall Lee Gibson enlisted as a private in a state army regiment. The son of a wealthy sugar planter and valedictorian of Yale’s Class of 1853, Gibson had long supported secession. Conflict was inevitable, he believed, not because of states’ rights or the propriety or necessity of slavery. Rather, a war would be fought over the inexorable gulf between whites and blacks, or what he called “the most enlightened race” and “the most degraded of all the races of men.” Because Northern abolitionists were forcing the South to recognize “the political, civil, and social equality of all the races of men,” Gibson wrote, the South was compelled to enjoy “independence out of the Union.”...The notion that war turned on a question of black and white as opposed to slavery and freedom was hardly an intuitive position for Gibson or for the South.

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#28 May 17, 2011
THE MOOR wrote:
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PEOPLE AREN'T WINE OR SEWAGE GENIUS...SO THE IDIOT WHO MADE THIS LITTLE POINT WAS SIMPLY ANOTHER WHITE MAN..WHO NEEDS TO WALK AROUND PRETENDING THAT HE'S SOMETHING THAT HE'S NOT....
HE'S A HUMAN BEING...SAME AS EVERYONE ELSE....HE EATS,DRINKS,SLEEPS,SHITS,FARTS AND EVERY OTHER THING THAT ANY OTHER HUMAN BEING DOES....
THERE IS NOTHING SUPERIOR ABOUT HIS SORRY IGNORANT ASS....NOTHING OTHER THAN HIS OWN PERSONAL NEED TO BELIEVE THAT HE'S SOMEHOW SPECIAL....
BUT HE'S NOT....HE'S JUST SOME PASTEY FACED OLD WHITE MAN...WHO WILL STOP WAKING UP IN THIS WORLD ONE DAY!....
AND THEN THE WORLD WILL SHORT ONE MORE ASSHOLE!
Go to any nursing home, and you will find that about 75% of whites are there on the government's dole!

Talk about "entitlements"...... ....

But do you want to guess who loudly complains about "entitlement programs"?

The Poor White Trailer Trash!

I'll just bet since he lives in Lawrenceville, he doesn't know what heavyweight boxing champion was born there!

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