Americans consider blacks more likely to be racist than whites and Hispanics in this country.
Thirty-seven percent (37%) of American Adults think most black Americans are racist, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey. Just 15% consider most white Americans racist, while 18% say the same of most Hispanic Americans. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
There is a huge ideological difference on this topic. Among conservative Americans, 49% consider most blacks racist, and only 12% see most whites that way. Among liberal voters, 27% see most white Americans as racist, and 21% say the same about black Americans.
From a partisan perspective, 49% of Republicans see most black Americans as racist, along with 36% of unaffiliated adults and 29% of Democrats.
Among black Americans, 31% think most blacks are racist, while 24% consider most whites racist and 15% view most Hispanics that way.
Among white adults, 10% think most white Americans are racist; 38% believe most blacks are racist, and 17% say most Hispanics are racist.
quote:I think the opposite is true. I don't think we devote enough time to it. Let's have equal standards for everyone's behavior and let's call out the racists in our midst.
Why do we invest so much in this? Why do we give power to the minority idiots out there?
Let's have equal standards for everyone's behavior and let's call out the racists in our midst.
quote:Good Lord, you're kidding, right? Even if you're not, clearly the rest of the country disagrees with you and that includes your fellow blacks.