This exciting book highlights the biographies of several prominent figures
who started down the road to success as adolescents or teenagers. Many of us are familiar with Oprah Winfrey, Thomas Edison, Leonardo da Vinci and Dr. George Washington Carver, but what is not commonly known about these individuals and others like them, is the fact that - even though they were often ridiculed, rejected and disrespected as children - they pressed on and turned their stumbling blocks into stepping stones and built a stairway to success.
The Untold History of Race and Politics within the Democratic Party from 1792-2009
Why are most blacks in America Democrats?
You will have to answer that question yourself. After reading this book, you will understand that:
for over 150 years, blacks were victims of terrorist attacks by the Democrats and their Klan supporters, including lynching, beating, rapes and mutilations
On the issue of slavery, the Democrats literally gave their lives to expand it; the Republicans gave their lives to ban it.
Many believed the Democrats had a change of heart and fell in love with blacks. To the contrary, history reveals the democrats didn't fall in love with black folks, they fell in love with the black vote knowing this would be their ticket into the white house.
Blacks, Whites & Racist Democrats