10.30.2008

GOP ads in Minnesota darken Democratic candidate’s skin

This is just vile, and yet all too typical of GOP tactics.

From Think Progress:

Ashwin Madia, a former Marine and Iraq war veteran, is running as a Democrat against Republican Erik Paulson to represent Minnesota’s third congressional district. The National Republican Congressional Committee has funded attack ads against Madia, who is Indian-American, that appear to have darkened his skin from images used in Madia’s own ads:

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