It's ironic that Ryan, who once claimed he'd experienced racism first-hand because of it, is now running on a ticket that uses race to divide and conquer as adeptly as George H. Bush used Willie Horton. In fact, the Republican party has done more to create racial divisiness in the last four years than any time in the last two decades. When Anne Romney took to the podium last Thursday night, with her perfectly quaffed helmet of blonde hair and stated, "We are taking our country back," I couldn't help but feel that the subtext was: Interracial dating might still have been taboo to some, but it seemed like as a nation, we were making strides towards racial tolerance in our personal lives -- even if structural and institutional racism prevailed.
Interracial Dating in 2012 and What Paul Ryan's Ex Means
Paul Ryan -- Black Ex-Girlfriend Deneeta Pope Wants Nothing to do With Campaign
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Paul Ryan’s Black Ex-Girlfriend: Paul Is A ‘Really Nice Guy’
Powered by WordPress. A former ex-girlfriend of GOP vice presidential hopeful Paul Ryan has spoken up about her past relationship with the Wisconsin congressman when the pair both attended Miami University of Ohio in the s. Deneeta Pope , a former cheerleader for the college they attended, spoke exclusively with UK paper MailOnline revealing that while she supports President Barack Obama , she has nothing but fond things to say about Ryan.
Karen Grigsby Bates. Ever since the news emerged that vice president candidate Paul Ryan once had a black girlfriend, pundits have been puzzling over what, if anything, it means to black voters. Now, a non-story that's kicked off a very real conversation about race in America. In , Congressman Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney's vice presidential running mate, told a Milwaukee magazine that he has a black sister-in-law.