Toure: "Redistribution" Is A Dog Whistle For "White Racial Anxiety"
MSNBC'S TOURE: Atwater would recognize the modern GOP use of loaded language, whether states rights and busing or redistribution and self-deportation. The words are dog whistles for white racial anxiety. This has never been a secret within the GOP. In 1970 Richard Nixonâ€™s campaign manager told The New York Times that whites who are â€śnegrophobesâ€ť are where the votes are.