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Alabama Democrat candidate for AG disputes Holocaust, is coming to NJ
Newsday ^ | 5/12/06 | Jay Reeves

Posted on 05/12/2006 5:50:43 PM PDT by AlaninSA

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- A Democratic candidate for Alabama attorney general denies the Holocaust occurred and said Friday he will speak this weekend in New Jersey to a "pro-white" organization that is widely viewed as being racist.

Larry Darby concedes his views are radical, but he said they should help him win wide support among Alabama voters as he tries to "reawaken white racial awareness" with his campaign against Mobile County District Attorney John Tyson.

(Excerpt) Read more at newsday.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: Alabama
KEYWORDS: demprimary; dims; larrydarby; racism; racistdemocrats; rats

1 posted on 05/12/2006 5:50:44 PM PDT by AlaninSA
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To: AlaninSA

liberals = nutjobs


2 posted on 05/12/2006 5:52:37 PM PDT by EagleUSA
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To: AlaninSA
Larry Darby concedes his views are radical, but he said they should help him win wide support among Alabama voters as he tries to “reawaken white racial awareness” ...

It’ll awaken awareness all right, “this guy’s a drooling halfwit.”

3 posted on 05/12/2006 5:54:06 PM PDT by dighton
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To: EagleUSA

Are there a lot of Muslims in Alabama or something?


4 posted on 05/12/2006 5:54:58 PM PDT by CFC__VRWC
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To: AlaninSA

I'm not going to link to it but liberals are building quite a following among racists. At David Dukes site he pledges his support for Cindy Sheehan.

davidduke.com/?p=350


5 posted on 05/12/2006 5:55:43 PM PDT by cripplecreek (Never a minigun handy when you need one.)
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To: AlaninSA

Larry Darby concedes his views are radical



And will lead to his defeat.


6 posted on 05/12/2006 5:55:46 PM PDT by trubluolyguy (I love coffee....I love it GOOD!)
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To: AlaninSA
Guess you just have to pander to your constituents.

Democrats are a collection of semi-organized anti-American freaks.

Don't look for wide dissemination of this story by the dinosaur , drive by, so called MSM.

TT
7 posted on 05/12/2006 5:55:52 PM PDT by TexasTransplant (NEMO ME IMPUNE LACESSET)
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To: dighton

"Historians say about 6 million Jews were slaughtered by the Nazis, but Darby said the figure is a false claim of the "Holocaust industry."

"I am what the propagandists call a Holocaust denier, but I do not deny mass deaths that included some Jews," Darby said. "There was no systematic extermination of Jews. There's no evidence of that at all."

Darby said he will speak Saturday near Newark, N.J., at a meeting of National Vanguard, which bills itself as an advocate for the white race. Some of his campaign materials are posted on the group's Internet site.

"It's time to stop pushing down the white man. We've been discriminated against too long," Darby said in the interview.

New Jersey's Democratic State Committee chief on Friday decried Darby's planned visit, and said in a statement that denying the Holocaust was "historical blasphemy."

A poll published last month indicated the Democratic race for attorney general was up for grabs. The survey showed 21 percent favored Tyson to 12 percent for Darby, but 68 percent of respondents were undecided.

Darby, founder of the Atheist Law Center and a longtime supporter of separation of church and state, said he has no money for campaign advertising and has made only a few campaign speeches. "


8 posted on 05/12/2006 5:55:52 PM PDT by AlaninSA ("Beware the fury of a patient man." - John Dryden)
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To: trubluolyguy

All i need is five minutes with him...


9 posted on 05/12/2006 5:58:25 PM PDT by QQQQ
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To: AlaninSA; John Geyer; GeorgefromGeorgia; georgia2006; upchuck; L.A. Woman; southernnorthcarolina; ..

If this were a Republican candidate, the Lamestream Media would portray this as a symbol of the Republican Party (like they did with David Duke in the 1990's). But since he's a Democrat, it's not important.


10 posted on 05/12/2006 6:08:27 PM PDT by Clintonfatigued (Illegal aliens commit crimes that Americans won't commit)
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To: AlaninSA

This guy may have won back in the 50's ,He is 50 years late for this Horse crap.


11 posted on 05/12/2006 6:10:58 PM PDT by sgtbono2002
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To: AlaninSA
Gonna be hard running for anything in Alabama when one is an atheist.

http://www.atheistlaw.org/aboutus.cfm

towards the bottom.
12 posted on 05/12/2006 6:14:18 PM PDT by decal (My name is "decal" and I approve this tagline)
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To: AlaninSA

I will be completely forthright, in this year's elections, I will be voting for one Democrat in the statewide races. That man is in fact, John Tyson, who I expect to win the Democratic nomination easy. To be rather blunt, his family and my family have been friends for years, his record as District Attorney is one that would clearly fall into the realm of what someone who is a conservative as far as being tough on crime would want out of an urban D.A., and most importantly, he has been willing to take on political figures in both parties when it comes to issues of corruption.

Now, as far as Larry Darby goes, this man for years has been known in the annals of this state as a complete jackass, however, Darby is not running on an entirely stupid strategy. Just for the record, there is one Muslim in the Alabama House of Representatives. He is a black Muslim who represents a district that apparently includes Selma. He was co-sponsor of the Constituntional Ban on Same Sex Marriage that we will be voting on in the primary elections. The Democratic primary in Alabama will be blacker than usual, as many whites who normally vote there will be attracted to the Republican primary by the Riley/Moore race. I expect Riley to be the beneficiary of this. The reason this is important is that, for 10 years, the man who held the 7th District (majority black) in Congress was Earl Hilliard, a man who became famous in the late 90s for his friendship with Qadaffi. In 2002, he was defeated in a primary by Artur Davis (who now holds the seat). He almost held the seat on, and he relied on the appeals to direct racism and anti-Semitism. Older blacks in Alabama have been known at times to respond favorably to appeals of anti-Semitism. I believe Darby may be trying to exploit that. That being said, he has no chance of succeeding with it, because while Tyson has deposed political figures of both races in this county, their supporters would not be pissed enough at him to vote for an outright atheist. Darby will get creamed in the primary (as he should be) and that will be that.

Darby used to be president of the state Atheist's association, so that says all that needs to be said. The primaries for Attorney General are likely to be anti-climatic, at least at this stage. I think it's by now fairly certain Tyson is the Democratic nominee, his position was secured during his re-election bid 4 years ago when he was re-elected with 60% of the vote when all other Democrats running in the county races failed to clear 45%.


13 posted on 05/12/2006 6:18:40 PM PDT by AzaleaCity5691 (The enemy lies in the heart of Gadsden)
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To: AlaninSA

ah, the ghost of Bull Conner is alive and well in the dem party. Maybe some one should have him tour Auschwitz and spend the night in one of the ovens and see what he thinks after having to light a fire in there to keep warm overnight.


14 posted on 05/12/2006 6:18:46 PM PDT by SCHROLL (Liberalism isn't a political philosophy - it's a mental illness)
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To: AzaleaCity5691

Failing to read the article, I failed to notice the whole National Vanguard crap. Not that this entirely surprises me.


15 posted on 05/12/2006 6:23:46 PM PDT by AzaleaCity5691 (The enemy lies in the heart of Gadsden)
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To: CFC__VRWC

Meet the Representative from Alabama's 67th District, Yusuf Salaam

http://www.legislature.state.al.us/house/representatives/housebios/hd067.html


16 posted on 05/12/2006 6:26:36 PM PDT by AzaleaCity5691 (The enemy lies in the heart of Gadsden)
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To: AlaninSA
This can't be. The Democrats are a party of Diversity,love and accepting of everyone. The Republicans are the the evil and racists ones. (sarcasm off)
17 posted on 05/12/2006 6:44:40 PM PDT by FloridianBushFan (I support National Security. I SUPPORT HR4437)
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To: SCHROLL

Use a cattle prod on him..


18 posted on 05/12/2006 7:08:39 PM PDT by sheik yerbouty ( Make America and the world a jihad free zone!)
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To: AlaninSA
"Hate and prejudice are destructive qualities that are not welcome in New Jersey and should be condemned wherever they occur," said party Chairman Joe Cryan...pretty funny - I just watched Cryan the other night on NJTV literally shreiking at the acting Commissioner of Education about the unequal spending in various school districts around the state - Jersey has a court decision which sets up about 30 "Abbott" (named after the courtcase) districts - poor areas which by law must be funded by the state at a level equal to the most welltodo areas - Cryan himself is likely to be demogogued as a racist and hate-monger for daring to talk about taking away some of the special privileges the poor have managed to wrangle from the rich....
19 posted on 05/12/2006 9:36:43 PM PDT by Intolerant in NJ
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To: AlaninSA
Well, if it's good enough for Iran. It's perfect for democRATS
20 posted on 05/13/2006 5:51:11 AM PDT by Puppage (You may disagree with what I have to say, but I shall defend to your death my right to say it)
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To: AlaninSA

bump


21 posted on 05/13/2006 12:36:49 PM PDT by lowbridge (I want to die peacefully in my sleep like my grandfather. Not screaming, like his passengers.)
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To: TexasTransplant
He's getting the press he wants - he's speaking at a pro-white organization this weekend. Maybe Senator Byrd will show up and help him out.
22 posted on 05/15/2006 9:13:20 AM PDT by af_vet_rr
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To: AlaninSA; davidtalker
Love the media coverage. If this were a Republican it would be the top political item until election day as they tarred and feathered every GOP candidate.

Hey David... talk about this guy tonight... see if you can get an interview!!!

23 posted on 06/01/2006 12:20:22 PM PDT by GeronL (Bush lost his mojo??)
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