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Republicans Lie All the Time. About Everything. Yet Another Newt Gingrich Edition

Outsourced to Kevin Levin: >How Newt's New Novel Plays Politics With the Past: Eager to court black voters while retaining southern conservatives, Gingrich writes a notorious massacre out of his book >Newt Gingrich's recent rise in Republican primary polls has occurred in tandem with the release of his historical novel set in the Civil War, which positions him as a champion of the African-American community and at the same time attempts to placate his conservative southern base, whose agenda is interwoven with a traditional narrative of the Civil War that avoids the tough questions surrounding slavery and race.
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