Saturday, April 14, 2007

Giuliani Accused of Pandering on Confederate Flag

It's always good for Obama when other candidates are exposed as pandering, gutless weasels on an issue...

Giuliani Accused of Pandering on Confederate Flag

NAACP Official: 'Giuliani Is Posturing Himself to Try to Get the Conservative, Right-Wing, Southern White Vote'


April 14, 2007 — - A civil rights leader in Alabama Saturday accused former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani of flip-flopping and pandering on the confederate flag during his visit to the state capitol earlier in the week.

Giuliani, currently the frontrunner for the GOP presidential nomination, has in the past seemed to voice personal opposition to the flag, which to many African-Americans is an offensive symbol of bigotry and slavery.

But when the former New York mayor visited Montgomery, Ala., on Tuesday he said simply that the matter was a state issue.


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