31 Aug 2011 Deneen Borelli to Debunk Wild Accusations Made About Tea Party on Fox Business Channel’s “FreedomWatch” Tonight
A regular speaker at tea party events, Deneen has been asked to talk about radical claims made by Representative Andre Carson (D-IN), who — during an official Congressional Black Caucus event in Miami on August 22 — made racial accusations that members of the tea party movement would “love to see us as second-class citizens” and “love to see you and me… hanging on a tree.”
In a past New Visions Commentary, Deneen explained the radical campaign of lies and distortions that are directed at the tea party movement in order to smear reformers and throw them off-base. She wrote:
Slandering tea party activists is apparently a politically expedient necessity because they pack the punch to change the political landscape and knock down President Obama’s progressive agenda.
Dealing the race card has always been a central element of the progressive strategy. By claiming that tea party opposition to President Obama’s agenda is motivated by anger over a black president, progressives hope to transform the debate from one about policy to race, thus marginalizing the tea party’s effectiveness.
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