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Battle Ensues On Fox News Sunday Over Existence of Racism In Opposition To President Obama (VIDEO)
News Busters ^ | August 3 2014 | Jeffrey Meyer

Posted on 08/03/2014 1:45:06 PM PDT by PoloSec

On Sunday, August 3, a panel discussion on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace broke out into a heated debate over whether or not opposition to President Obama’s policies had racial undertones. Juan Williams, former NPR reporter and current Fox News contributor, argued that "the Republican Party has become almost a completely white party."

For his part, Michael Needham, CEO of Heritage Action sharply criticized Williams and insisted "you’re demonizing good people who are concerned about a president who’s completely out of control." [See video below.]

The debate between Needham and Williams began with moderator Chris Wallace asking Williams "do you think that the Republican opposition to this president, you heard Hakeem Jeffries talk about hatred, is racial or do you think it is based on principles and policies?" The former NPR reporter immediately used Wallace’s questioning as a jumping off point to attack conservatives as having a racial bias against President Obama:

If you look at the core constituency, the people who are in let’s say Tea Party opposition support of impeachment there's no diversity. It's a white older group of people.

Michael Needham took great offense to the liberal Fox News contributor’s argument and shot back:

Chris, if you were to open up your dictionary to the word irony, you would find Juan Williams in there claiming I'm demonizing people because I’m saying that the President of the United States is lawless which by the way the Supreme Court agreed with by a 9-0..

Needham continued to condemn Williams' attack on conservatives:

You think there’s any racial element to the impeachment thing? That's a ridiculous ironic statement. You're the one demonizing people who are concerned about the fact that we have a crisis of the constitution. With Jonathan Turley a liberal law professor, just testified

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1 posted on 08/03/2014 1:45:06 PM PDT by PoloSec
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To: PoloSec

These brainless, talking bobbleheads need to give the race card a break. They’ve worn that thing out.


2 posted on 08/03/2014 1:46:56 PM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (America is not a refugee camp! It is my home!!!)
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To: PoloSec

Somebody should ask Juan de la Williams if it was racism when the right rose up against HillaryCare.


3 posted on 08/03/2014 1:47:57 PM PDT by E. Pluribus Unum ("The man who damns money obtained it dishonorably; the man who respects it earned it." --Ayn Rand)
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To: PoloSec

Who is Smarter Juan Williams or Jehmu Greene ?


4 posted on 08/03/2014 1:49:09 PM PDT by molson209 (Blank)
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To: PoloSec

Juan has been taking up talking points directly from the DNC.

I didn’t select my tagline for nothing’

“Which of Obama’s policies do you think I’d support if he were white?”


5 posted on 08/03/2014 1:49:38 PM PDT by G Larry (Which of Obama's policies do you think I'd support if he were white?)
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

> Somebody should ask Juan de la Williams if it was racism
> when the right rose up against HillaryCare.

That was sexism.

C’mon, get with the times.

We are all competing identity groups vying for our share of the pie, as determined by our friend Fedzilla and its clown court system.


6 posted on 08/03/2014 1:49:40 PM PDT by Westbrook (Children do not divide your love, they multiply it.)
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To: PoloSec

Black libs are terrified of people like Nikki Haley and Bobby Jindal showing that Asians have a home in the Republican Party; Juan Williams is trying to pry them away to make the GOP a white party.


7 posted on 08/03/2014 1:50:29 PM PDT by kearnyirish2 (Affirmative action is economic warfare against white males (and therefore white families).)
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To: molson209

There is a rock in my back yard that is smarter than these two together.


8 posted on 08/03/2014 1:51:03 PM PDT by chiefqc
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To: PoloSec

I’ll be so glad when Juan “Racist Pig” Williams is fired!

YO! FOX News! Fire the racist sonofabitch!


9 posted on 08/03/2014 1:51:12 PM PDT by Taxman
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To: PoloSec

Frankly, I don’t care one way or the other.


10 posted on 08/03/2014 1:51:26 PM PDT by chris37 (heartless)
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To: PoloSec

The democrat party is that pity party of gimmedats. They aren’t Americans. They are divided in to hundreds of little victim groups all pitted against eachother in hatred, jealousy, and racism. The only thing the democrats can claim to unifying is hate for someone else.


11 posted on 08/03/2014 1:52:19 PM PDT by Organic Panic
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To: PoloSec
If you look at the core constituency, the people who are in let’s say Tea Party opposition support of impeachment there's no diversity. It's a white older group of people.

You cannot force someone to join a political party, especially when they have been absorbed in lies fed them by the democRAT party and a complicit leftist media.

12 posted on 08/03/2014 1:52:34 PM PDT by South40 (Hillary Clinton was a "great secretary of state". - Texas Governor Rick Perry)
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To: PoloSec
And the best part.... they can just switch in “sexism” when and if Hillary gets elected, for the reason we oppose her agenda!

lol

13 posted on 08/03/2014 1:52:54 PM PDT by TexasFreeper2009 (Obama lied .. the economy died.)
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To: FlingWingFlyer

“These brainless, talking bobbleheads need to give the race card a break. They’ve worn that thing out.”

They have nothing else to offer; the plan to abort/contracept them out of existence is taking too long (but proceeding), causing these uncomfortable moments when race traitors like Williams (content to sell his people out to a grisly end in dumpsters behind abortion mills) think their opinion has meaning.


14 posted on 08/03/2014 1:52:58 PM PDT by kearnyirish2 (Affirmative action is economic warfare against white males (and therefore white families).)
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To: Westbrook

Now our entire party is racist for disagreeing with a Black man. The president is out of control and a lawless liar to the American people.


15 posted on 08/03/2014 1:53:53 PM PDT by ProudChrwm
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To: Organic Panic

“The democrat party is that pity party of gimmedats. They aren’t Americans. They are divided in to hundreds of little victim groups all pitted against eachother in hatred, jealousy, and racism.”

Juan Williams’ victim group is slaughtering each other on their welfare reservations, and he makes money carrying water for those who consigned them to that miserable existence.


16 posted on 08/03/2014 1:55:50 PM PDT by kearnyirish2 (Affirmative action is economic warfare against white males (and therefore white families).)
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To: PoloSec

I don’t know a single person who dislikes Obama because of his skin color. Yet, I hear people on TV saying, “Well, you know, there are people in this country who dislike Obama because he’s black.”
Really?
Name them.
If you can’t, then you’re just talking s**t.


17 posted on 08/03/2014 1:57:11 PM PDT by blueunicorn6 ("A crack shot and a good dancer")
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To: PoloSec

Juan Williams is a race baiting SCUMBAG!


18 posted on 08/03/2014 1:58:56 PM PDT by Viennacon (Rebuke the Repuke!)
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To: PoloSec

Yes, I think Blacks should get over their racist tendencies to vote for black Dems. In case anybody is wondering, when Obama ran against Clinton in the 2008 primaries, he got over 80% of the black vote despite he and Hillary having almost the exact, same position on the issues. Racism, pure and simple.


19 posted on 08/03/2014 2:00:16 PM PDT by driftless2 (For long term happiness, learn how to play the accordion.)
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To: PoloSec

Send Juan back to PBS where he can be reeducated in what real racism is.


20 posted on 08/03/2014 2:03:38 PM PDT by miss marmelstein (Richard Lives Yet!)
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To: PoloSec

I wonder if Juan ever gets tired of being an idiot? I’ve even seen his own (conservative) son confront him over his stupidity.


21 posted on 08/03/2014 2:04:40 PM PDT by ozzymandus
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To: chiefqc

Damning your rock by faint praise, I see. I’d have thought that you’d be more courteous than that. :>)

I used to think more of Williams, but apparently he is either off his meds or over - indulging in stupid pills. Why is EVERYTHING racism with that moron?


22 posted on 08/03/2014 2:05:10 PM PDT by Ancesthntr ("The right to buy weapons is the right to be free." A. E. van Vogt)
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To: PoloSec

The Leftists basic approach is: “You don’t like Obama’s tax policy? You don’t like his healthcare policy? You don’t like his policy toward Israel? Come here — let me see the back of your hand. Well: that looks mighty white. I say you’re a white boy. You know what I think of white boys gettin’ all high and mighty and dissin’ my president? I say that’s mighty racist of you. Now shut up and learn your place.”


23 posted on 08/03/2014 2:06:00 PM PDT by ClearCase_guy ("Harvey Dent, can we trust him?" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBsdV--kLoQ)
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To: PoloSec

It’s about time someone stood up to the race mongers who blame opposition to Obama’s policies as racism. Needham, appropriately, accused Williams of calling him a racist (which Williams did). Williams got defensive and for once didn’t continue his rant.


24 posted on 08/03/2014 2:10:33 PM PDT by norwaypinesavage (The Stone Age didn’t end because we ran out of stones)
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To: PoloSec

I’m trying not to read the full article because I like to watch that show at 5PM instead of in the morning.

Juan is like all of the Blacks in politics, racism is their mantra - it has to be because Obama is their idol and they can’t admit he’s wrong about anything.

And, has anyone else noticed that Obama is much darker in complection than he used to be? Really, if you look back to when he first ran and became President he was really light skinned.

Maybe it’s all the golfing in the sunshine??


25 posted on 08/03/2014 2:14:24 PM PDT by potlatch ("Dream as if you'll live forever...Live as if you'll die today")
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To: chiefqc

Damning your rock by faint praise, I see. I’d have thought that you’d be more courteous than that. :>)

I used to think more of Williams, but apparently he is either off his meds or over - indulging in stupid pills. Why is EVERYTHING racism with that moron?


26 posted on 08/03/2014 2:15:51 PM PDT by Ancesthntr ("The right to buy weapons is the right to be free." A. E. van Vogt)
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To: chiefqc

Is your rock thinking of running for office in 2016?


27 posted on 08/03/2014 2:17:52 PM PDT by Delta Dawn (Fluent in two languages: English and cursive.)
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To: PoloSec
"the Republican Party has become almost a completely white party."

Am reading a book about the leadup to the Civil War.

A similar stick was used by the Democrats to beat the GOP back then, too. Only in that case it was that the GOP was a "regional party," with only the Democrats still being a national party.

While the accusation was true, it assumes, like the modern version, that those choosing to not participate in a party or movement are somehow more right than those who do join up.

28 posted on 08/03/2014 2:20:32 PM PDT by Sherman Logan (Perception wins all the battles. Reality wins all the wars.)
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To: PoloSec

Juan is welcome join us. The fact that he won’t says more about him than it does us.


29 posted on 08/03/2014 2:21:48 PM PDT by DManA
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To: kearnyirish2
Nikki Haley and Bobby Jindal showing that Asians have a home in the Republican Party

They aren't what "Asian" means, generally, in this country.

The term usually means East Asians, not people with roots in India.

30 posted on 08/03/2014 2:22:37 PM PDT by Sherman Logan (Perception wins all the battles. Reality wins all the wars.)
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To: Sherman Logan

NJ is filling with “people with roots in India”; they are also settling in PA. We have “East Asians” as well, but they don’t have the same population growth as Indians here.

India has 1 billion plus people waiting to come here.


31 posted on 08/03/2014 2:24:34 PM PDT by kearnyirish2 (Affirmative action is economic warfare against white males (and therefore white families).)
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To: PoloSec

So Ben Carson is an “old white man”?

Juan Williams is a tool of this White Hut.


32 posted on 08/03/2014 2:25:26 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer (The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.)
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To: PoloSec

I like turning it inside out on them and saying, “So your argument, if I understand it, is that the President is always correct, and makes perfect decisions because of his race, and as such, could only be criticized by a racist?”


33 posted on 08/03/2014 2:26:26 PM PDT by cincinnati65
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To: Sherman Logan
They aren't what "Asian" means, generally, in this country.

But, to me, this says it all.

In America, racial designation is all about dividing people. We stovepipe groups, we give preferences to people in the "right" groups. And we do all this because we want to be "inclusive".

It's a joke.

Someone with a heritage that goes back to the subcontinent of India is simply Asian. Doesn't matter what anyone thinks about it -- the person is Asian. But, for certain people, you must come from the land of pagodas and have "slanty eyes" if you want to be "Asian". It's all about horrid stereotypes and it's all pushed by people who "care" so much about "diversity".

The whole race card thing is a tool of hatred and division.

34 posted on 08/03/2014 2:28:45 PM PDT by ClearCase_guy ("Harvey Dent, can we trust him?" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBsdV--kLoQ)
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To: kearnyirish2

Asian-Americans number about 16M, of which South Asians are about 3M. I guess the relevant question is whether somebody with roots in China or Japan views Jindal as being “one of us.”

Based on absolutely nothing, I suspect they don’t.


35 posted on 08/03/2014 2:31:42 PM PDT by Sherman Logan (Perception wins all the battles. Reality wins all the wars.)
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To: molson209

Throw that fat chick who can’t write cursive into the mix and you’ve got a three-way tie for dumbest.


36 posted on 08/03/2014 2:34:17 PM PDT by bigbob (The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly. Abraham Lincoln)
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To: norwaypinesavage

Earth to Juan: Obama is half black, half white. In fact Juan, he “sought out his roots” in Ireland some time ago. Was that him or some imposter? What he is not is American by way of birth or upbringing.


37 posted on 08/03/2014 2:36:09 PM PDT by Mouton (The insurrection laws perpetuate what we have for a government now.)
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To: molson209

My pet rock is smarter than both of them..


38 posted on 08/03/2014 2:37:05 PM PDT by ken5050 ("One useless man is a shame, two are a law firm, three or more are a Congress".. John Adams)
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To: ClearCase_guy

Quite agree.

We used to have a perfectly good word to describe East Asians, Oriental. But somehow it became pejorative, something that has never been explained to my satisfaction. The word simply means “easterner.”

The term “Asian” is, of course, much less accurate because it lumps in everybody from Turks to Israelis to Iranians to Arabs to Indians to Koreans. These people have no more in common with each other than Japanese and Swedes.

OTOH, Orientals or East Asians generally share some cultural influence from China, though still having great diversity.

They did the same with Hispanic, BTW, lumping a bunch of nationalities who felt little group solidarity together to form a large pressure group. That one worked for them.


39 posted on 08/03/2014 2:37:19 PM PDT by Sherman Logan (Perception wins all the battles. Reality wins all the wars.)
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To: FlingWingFlyer
Black Americans didn't swim over here by themselves.

We are where we are because the GOP and Lincoln emancipated them, slaughtering thousands of Sons of the Founders in the process, and then refused to repatriate them back to where they were snatched from.

150 years later and American society has devolved into the free stuff army, voting in marxists, redistributing taxpayer wealth , waging violent race war on the streets, and now bringing in reinforcements from central america to finish the job.

The Right either fundamentally transforms the country in 2016 right back to where it was before this degenerate communist son of a whore seized power, or it's over.

This is the last chance the Right is going to get.

NO EARLY VOTING

NO FELONS VOTING

VOTER FRAUD MINIMUM 5 YEAR SENTENCE.

THROW OUT ALL REGISTRATIONS, NEW NATIONAL VOTER ID CARD REQUIRED TO VOTE.

INVESTIGATE , INDICT, AND IMPRISON ALL SOCIALIST CROOKS IN THE CONGRESSIONAL PROGRESSIVE CAUCUS.

ALL STATES RIGHT TO WORK.

NO COMPULSORY UNION DUES.

DEFUND ALL LEFT WING PNP ORGANIZATIONS

For starters

40 posted on 08/03/2014 2:37:35 PM PDT by Rome2000
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To: PoloSec
Juan Williams, former NPR reporter and current Fox News contributor, argued that "the Republican Party has become almost a completely white party."

You're right, Juan, it has. And, I agree, it might have something to do with racism. But, I posit, when you point your boney index finger at conservatives, you've failed to see the four fingers pointing back at you. Somebody might be racist, alright.

41 posted on 08/03/2014 2:43:10 PM PDT by lonevoice (Life is short. Make fun of it.)
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To: PoloSec
I've said it previously and I'll always believe that all of these political zealots on the left who use the "racism" lie against Republicans and others who dare to oppose Obama and/or the illegalities that are rampant in his party are partly responsible every time another white person is attacked by a black mob or another white female is gang-raped by blacks.
Every-time the "racism" lie is wielded by the Black Caucus or some brain-dead Democrat lawmaker like Pelosi, Reed or Rockefeller-these pungent, hateful seeds filter back to black neighborhoods giving the lawless thugs in these communities one more rationalization, one further justification to hate whites who, they are told by these political degenerates in DC, are responsible for all black's problems.

42 posted on 08/03/2014 2:48:46 PM PDT by Larry381 (In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act)
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To: Delta Dawn

Was going to run as a dumb-o-crat but was turned down as being to honest.

Tried as a republican but was turned down as being to smart.

Looks like a win win for the rock.


43 posted on 08/03/2014 2:51:29 PM PDT by chiefqc
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To: PoloSec

Documentation File on the 2014 Impeachment of B. Hussein Obama, aka Barry Soetoro a former Foreign Student from Indonesia, and still a legal Citizen of the Sovereign Nation of Indonesia.


44 posted on 08/03/2014 2:53:27 PM PDT by Graewoulf (Democrats' Obamacare Socialist Health Insur. Tax violates U.S. Constitution AND Anti-Trust Law.)
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To: PoloSec

Anybody who claims the opposition to Obama is based on racism is a racist.


45 posted on 08/03/2014 2:55:36 PM PDT by TBP (Obama lies, Granny dies.)
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To: PoloSec
I haven't heard Williams in many months. I just mute his rotten racist and constant spin mouth. Even muted, I have to look away most of the time from the TV to keep from throwing up.
46 posted on 08/03/2014 3:01:04 PM PDT by Logical me
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To: chiefqc

Well, if nothing else, your rock could host a show on MSNBC...


47 posted on 08/03/2014 3:03:47 PM PDT by Delta Dawn (Fluent in two languages: English and cursive.)
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To: Taxman

“I’ll be so glad when Juan “Racist Pig” Williams is fired!”

Juan isn’t going to be fired. I’m guessing that Juan has been asked by Fox mgmt to position himself further to the left and to be more confrontational with the conservatives at Fox. And, that exactly what he has been doing for several months. It’s good for ratings and the bottom line. So, don’t get too worked up by Juan’s pontificating. While Juan is indeed politically left of center much of his rants are just for show.


48 posted on 08/03/2014 3:07:22 PM PDT by snoringbear (E.oGovernment is the Pimp,)
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To: blueunicorn6
“I don’t know a single person who dislikes Obama because of his skin color”

When my friends discuss the problems we have in our nation, race never comes up.
A few want to always bring up race WHY?
That is an old worn out blame game.
Our neighbors are all races, who cares.
It just makes Juan Williams sound so out of touch.
I don't believe he is that dumb, I think he's reading talking points that was written by a person hoping to stir up race because they have lost on all the other issues.
He sounds more like Harry Reid every time he gets in front of a camera.

49 posted on 08/03/2014 3:33:29 PM PDT by DaltonNC
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To: PoloSec

Juan should be fired.


50 posted on 08/03/2014 3:38:32 PM PDT by right way right (America has embraced the suck of Freedumb.)
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