To the Editor:
In spite of its highly partisan overtones, the impending promotion of the
first Hispanic to the position of Attorney General and the first
Afro-American to Chief Justice of the Supreme Court by a Republican
administration ought to be a sobering reminder to Democrats who insist on
portraying the other party as a cartel of racist and elitist thugs.
doubt they will make it their job now to tarnish the reputation of both
these qualified candidates and question the motives of the administration
as politics as usual.
You see, the manner in which democrats view those in
the opposition is akin to the way Iraqi insurgents view those they are
It matters not that those laboring on the other side are
native sons or foreigners; for all intents and purposes they are first and
Miguel A. Guanipa