Were There 'Tribal Aspects' To The Anti War Protests?

<div style="display: block" id="previewbody">As Noel Sheppard pointed out in <a href="/blogs/noel-sheppard/2009/11/19/chris-matthews-palin-supporters-racist-white-vs-other-people"><b><font color="#3366cc">an earlier post at Newsbusters</font></b></a>, Chris Matthews once again accuses the Tea Party goers of being too white:<br /><i></i><br />&quot;This is a largely white -- almost no minorities in this crowd,&quot; reported MSNBC's O'Donnell live from the scene. <br /><br />Matthews reiterated, &quot;Well, they look like a white crowd to me,&quot; later claiming, &quot;I think there is a tribal aspect to this thing, in other words, white vs. other people.&quot; <br /><br /><a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/codepinkalert/sets/72157600007564513/"><b><... color="#3366cc">Here are pics </font></b></a>from the left's Code Pink's latest march on Washington D.C. I don't see ONE face of color. Go ahead and look through their photo stream back into the Bush years and the protests then. Still a sea of white faces. <a href="http://rightwingsparkle.blogspot.com/2009/04/who-we-are.html"><b><font color="#3366cc">Here are a few anti war protest pics </font></b></a>from that time when I pointed this out back in April.<br /><br />Let's compare. <a href="http://www.zombietime.com/hall_of_shame/"><b><font color="#3366cc">Here are anti-war protests </font></b></a>(I warn you, they may be overtly white, but they are also overtly weird). <a href="http://pajamasmedia.com/instapundit/74067/"><b><font color="#3366cc">Here are the Tea Party Protests</font></b></a>.<br /><!--break--><br />I'm wondering if Chris Matthews or MSNBC ever commented on the &quot;whiteness&quot; or the &quot;tribal aspect&quot; of the left's anti-war protests?<br /><br />I think you know the answer to that.<br /><br /></div><div style="display: none" id="SubmitTwo"></div><script src="https://ssl.google-analytics.com/urchin.js" type="text/javascript"> </script><script type="text/javascript"> _uacct="UA-18003-7"; _uanchor=1; _ufsc=false; _usample = 10; urchinTracker(); _uff=0; </script><script src="http://www.blogger.com/static/v1/jsbin/96988997-base.js" type="text/javascript"></script><script type="text/javascript"> if (document.body && typeof(document.body.unselectable) != 'undefined') { document.body.unselectable = true; } window.attachCsiOnload("" + "posteditor"); </script><div id="palette"></div><div style="overflow: hidden; width: 1px; height: 1px" id="smartPaste" contenteditable="true"></div>