Tell me, @Raffiwilliams, what do you get when you become a black republican? A "Not Like The Others" button? A handy from Hannity?—
Fed-Up Hipster (@thewayoftheid) March 28, 2014
After being rudely treated by Ebony editor Jamilah Lemieux, RNC staffer Raffi Williams stuck up for himself and other minority conservatives. Well, Lemieux’s supporters evidently do think black conservatives have a place in society — as long as that place is isolated and soundproof.
Not everyone was focused on the racial component, though. For some, good old-fashioned hate was enough to do the trick:
Appalling? Yes. Despicable? Absolutely. But more than anything, perhaps, it’s just plain sad.