__________black people and people of every race have the same rights, responsibilities, and opportunities as others.
Actually, from 1964 till now.---- African Americans (Descendants of black American slaves) have had preferential treatment, special privileges & special protections.
From 1964 till now, Democratic Party politicians have given African Americans preferential treatment, special privileges & special protections. AT THE EXPENSE OF Whites.
Democratic Party politicians did this for the African American vote. So that their candidates could get elected or re-elected to office.