This first outing for Thomas lays out his perspective via anecdote, personal history and personal philosophy. It is a clear vision laced with the passion of frustration and anger that has come from his years of watching an ill-realized civil rights vision evolve into a culture of legalistic diversity training and political correctness.
The small phalanx of free thinking, conservative black intellectuals who have no fear of speaking their minds -- men such as Herman Cain and Thomas Sowell -- has a new member these days. His name is Milt Thomas, a proud South Georgia farm boy who came of age during the civil rights era and made his way through the University of Georgia and up the ladder of corporate America. His new book -- BLACK, DUMB, AND BAREFOOT …KNOCKED UP BY THE DEMOCRATS -- bears testimony to his view that black political culture in league with liberal democratic dogma has hampered the opportunity of black people to break into the American success story. [Read More …]