Since the 1960s, black voters have been one of the most important demographics for political parties in America. While the Republican Party was essentially founded with the express purpose of freeing black Americans from slavery in the years leading up to the Civil War, the Democratic Party currently claims this demographic’s undying loyalty…supposedly.
But things have been changing in black America. Families that have struggled for generations are suddenly seeing their wages increasing, and their job prospects improving. They’re seeing a greater access to wealth than ever before, and beginning to connect the dots — the Democratic Party hasn’t done a damn thing for them in decades.
On Twitter, the hashtags ‘#blexit’ and ‘#walkaway’ often trend as black Americans publicly announce that they are done with the Democratic Party’s empty promises policies that served only to destroy black communities by making them dependent on public money. These individuals identify as Americans first, and reject the far-left’s constant lip service to racial loyalty and duty. Identifying by your skin color has never been what America is about, and blacks are able to see that it’s usually white liberals that are selling them out.
Obviously, left-wing news outlets have had a hard time understanding this. Here’s Anthony Brian Logan reviewing one of the latest examples.