Racist sentiments often coexist with a mythologized past of a pure America inhabited only by white Christian people.
Politico has excerpts from an upcoming Mitt Romney interview in Fortune magazine, in which the Republican presidential candidate expounds on his plan to shrink the federal government and reduce spending. Depressingly, but not surprisingly, he targets arts funding.
An artistic duo has started the group Tea Party Artists, and the Republic National Convention is holding an art competition. Happy Fourth of July!
Today’s shocker: A Republican Who Wants to Cut Arts Funding! GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney has penned an Op-Ed for the USA Today newspaper that takes aim at the battered National Endowment for the Arts.