Love, Rice, Race, and Republicans “The Republicans in Tampa, Fla., metaphorically lifted [Condoleezza] Rice onto their shoulders and carried her around the arena. Why? Because Americans such as Rice ratify what Republicans believe about this country — that our triumph over racism and discrimination — not the history of it, is what defines us. It’s the opposite of the Democrats’ message — that racism, discrimination and injustice are deep-dyed into the American character.”

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