I normally don't write of my political leanings. I find, especially in the Bay Area, that to "come out" with anything other than a particular political leaning is a sure way to invite trouble.
Last night I read a disturbing post. One friend had a cartoon picturing the same sized brains for three different "races" of people, and a tiny brain with the word racist below it. I agree with this cartoon. In fact, if I was able to completely erase the word race, I'd be a happy camper. As Martin Luther King Jr. said in his "I Have a Dream" speech, "