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Dennis Donovan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-04-09 05:54 AM
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4. The movie was largely fictional...
...but depicted a real event - the NYC draft riots - in which many, nativists AND Irish immigrants, were lynching African-Americans in the mistaken belief that THEY were the cause of the Civil War.
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  -"Nativist" rebranded RW anti-immigration movement has *direct ties*to white supremacists PLEASE READ underpants  Feb-03-09 06:23 PM   #0 
  - "Nativists" by definition are racists...  Dennis Donovan   Feb-03-09 06:36 PM   #1 
  - And now the Irish are everywhere. Even in the White House.  Veritas_et_Aequitas   Feb-03-09 06:40 PM   #2 
  - Didn't the Irish immigrants riot  Orangeone   Feb-03-09 11:34 PM   #3 
     - The movie was largely fictional...  Dennis Donovan   Feb-04-09 05:54 AM   #4 
        - Oldest American story-pit the poor against each other  underpants   Feb-04-09 07:48 AM   #5 
  - Thank you for drawing attention to this  MountainLaurel   Feb-04-09 08:44 AM   #6 
  - Excellent thank Mr. Laurel for all of us  underpants   Feb-04-09 09:37 AM   #9 
  - I love how naive & hypocritical they are in branding themselves "nativists"  FLAprogressive   Feb-04-09 08:53 AM   #7 
     - Very similar to the "Originalist" rebranding a few years ago  underpants   Feb-04-09 09:37 AM   #8 

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