The Jim Crow Canard
NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE S tacey Abrams and like-minded progressives are dumbing down Jim Crow.
In a combination of rank demagoguery and misinformation, they accuse Georgia Republicans of instituting changes in election rules worthy of a hideous period of racial repression.
On CNN earlier this month, Abrams said of these changes, “I do absolutely agree that it’s racist. It is a redux of Jim Crow in a suit and tie.”
“The only connection that we can find,” she continued, “is that more people of color voted, and it changed the outcome of elections in a direction that Republicans do not like. And so, instead of celebrating better access …