And when the former KKK member, Senator Robert Byrd died, Barack Obama gave the eulogy:“He was a Senate icon, he was a party leader, he was an elder statesman, and he was my friend,” Obama told thousands who gathered for Byrd’s funeral .
The Democrat party established the government welfare plantation. According to black political writer & commentator Star Parker, who opposes many public entitlements, welfare is similar to an invitation to a government plantation, which creates a situation whereby those who accept the invitation switch mindsets from "How do I take care of myself?" to "What do I have to do to stay on the plantation?" Parker believes stable families & strong moral values are the key to ending poverty.