Rather than hope, today’s Left preaches to blacks a gospel of despair.
Consider presidential wannabe Robert Francis O’Rourke. He told New Hampshire Democrats last Saturday that America in 2019 is a veritable slave state.
“This is a country that has been defined by foundational, systemic, endemic racism since the very founding of this country,” O’Rourke shouted. “August 20th of 1619 – the first time that a kidnapped African was brought here against his will and made to serve as a slave to build the greatness and the success and the wealth of this country, which his descendants would never be able to fully participate in. This is the reality of the United States of America.”
The America that O’Rourke and too many Leftists hate was born not in 1619, but in 1776, conceived in liberty, not for all at first, but eventually so. This nation fought a war with itself that ended slavery in…