By James C. Frasure III – InnerKwest
Ode to African-Americans From Republicans on the upcoming 2022 midterm elections is: ” We Gonna Do This Thang Like We Never Done Before“.
We Gonna Do This Thang Like We Never Done Before
Republicans want back total control of both chambers of Congress. They have proven to be ruthless in their tactics with the aid of some Democrats also.
Multiracial population grew in almost every county in the U.S. according to the 2020 census, but it doesn’t mean racism is over personified by the Republican efforts to dwarf African-American voting through legislation. READ MORE
African-Americans and Black people overall had better understand the extraordinary energy expended attempting to deny them the ability to vote. This effort has been a long-term orchestration since the enactment of the 1965 Voters Right Bill. In other words, Republicans have been diligent crafting avenues and strategies to weaken/destroy the Voters Right Bill. the day after it was passed in 1965.
Republican-Led State Legislatures Pass Dozens of Restrictive Voting Laws in 2021
One blatant example is SCOTUS issued a new ruling which upheld two Arizona laws restricting organizations’ ability to collect mail-in ballots as well as invalidating ballots cast in the wrong precinct. Critics say the court’s decision further erodes landmark voting protections codified by the Voting Rights Act of 1965. READ MORE
No Holds Barred Lying
Blatant, purposeful lying is the latest political tactic by the GOP. In previous times lying could land politicians in jail with scathing political rebukes, but lying in this day and time is a valid a political strategy ushered in by the Donald Trump presidency with the “Big Lie” on the 2020 election as a cornerstone narrative.
The message is clear for African-Americans. Either bind together or the prevailing winds of hate will continue to flow in their tireless effort to oppress and suppress Black relevance and quality of life for generations to come.