Tea Party: More Signs of Racism?

If the tea party wants diversity, it may want to get some new signage.
Tea Party: More Signs of Racism?

[Editor's Note: Read Kevin Drum on the tea party's one new trick.]

Are tea party signs racist? Or just offensive? After the NAACPHuffington Post, and protesters circulated photos documenting both strains, tea party activists launched Diverse Tea, a website designed to bring more minorities into the fold. "There is this nagging perception that we are not diverse," tea party leader Matt Kibbe told the Washington Post's Dana Milbank. Diverse Tea will highlight "the African Americans, Jews, Hispanics, others that have come to this movement." 

As of Tuesday, there were 13 self-identified minority tea partiers publicly registered on Diverse Tea, including one who lists himself as "Welsh."