Category: Electoral Politics

The Democrats Will Not Save Us

There is a common misconception in liberal politics that racism is exclusive to one party: the evil Republicans who orchestrate systemic racism all by their lonesome. The truth, as with many things in the political scene, is infinitely worse. In reality, the majority of both Democratic and Republican politicians serve and protect the racist institutions upon which this country was built. It is, unfortunately, in their job description. We do not have to look further than our own city limits to see proof of this; we, as activists, cannot ignore the evils of our city council simply because they have that oh so magical “D” next to their names.

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