Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Tea party groups battle racism claims

Image: Tea Party Express rally

Movement fears loss of moderates if ‘worst elements’ take over


"I think there is an element of fear that 'our white country' is now being run by a black man. There is a sense that 1950s America is gone," said Herb Neumann, a white Democrat from Tulsa. "There's a sense of loss. I grew up in the 1950s, and I don't think that moving on is a bad thing."

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