But more importantly, look at how far you are going just to say what…that the people who pass discriminatory laws aren’t’ personally racist? So what? Their policies still harm people and make our democracy weaker. Their actions are simply not worth defending, yet here you are. Why?

You don’t realize that making unwarranted accusations of racism towards groups of people also weakens democracy, and in a much more drastic way than one state’s crummy voting map?

Really?

I find that interesting, because that “blind spot” could also be entitled “Why Trump Won.”

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Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.

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