Rightwing meme on race

Demolishing the Right Wing’s “Democrats are the Party of Racism” Meme

A little history
160wrenchwench
3/11/14 9:13:01 am
re: #140 wrenchwench That's the stupidest thing I've read all day. Sorry, margotdarby. JFKdemocrat ate your lunch.

This image and others like it are making the rounds within conservative and other Tea Party-affiliated social media. In favor of accuracy, below is a fact-check on each of these points: Who started the KKK? Nathan Bedford Forrest, a former Confederate Lieutenant General and war criminal (Fort Pillow massacre). He …