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The country has caught up to David Duke

Jul 23rd, 2016 4:40 pm | By

David Duke feels, no doubt correctly, that the US is now racist enough that it makes sense for him to run for the Senate.

Declaring “the climate of this country has moved in my direction,” white supremacist David Duke registered Friday for Louisiana’s U.S. Senate race, saying he was partially spurred by the recent shooting deaths of three law enforcement officers by a black man.

“I believe my time has come,” the former Ku Klux Klan leader said after submitting his paperwork for the ballot. He added: “The people of this country, the patriotic, decent, God-fearing people of this country are now right with me.”

Note the impoverished idea of what it takes to be decent – patriotism and fear … Read the rest