Topic: Hilary Shelton
NAACP leaders on Tuesday called on the 'tea party' to repudiate racist elements and activities in its midst. Tea partyers say the NAACP is all wrong. Poll data offer a more nuanced picture.
The nation has elected a black man as president, but that hasn't erased deep-seated racism or economic inequalities.
The primary contest helped both of the historical causes, though some tensions erupted.