Let’s Drop the False Pretenses. The Republican Party is the White People’s Party

It’s official. White identity is the cornerstone of the Republican Party.

Political pundits and social observers have for decades commented on the racial transformation of the Republican Party. From the beginnings of the Southern Strategy in the 1960s to the present day, the Republican Party has become more visibly white. This is not to say that all white people vote Republican, or that non-white people are excluded from being members. But it does mean that to be a member of the Grand Old Party…