I am hearing a great deal of talk about "appealing to Hispanics" and "appealing to women." But I am not hearing much about endorsing actual policies. What happened last night is not a matter of cosmetics. This is not false consciousness. This a real response to real policies. Mitt Romney actually endorsed Arizona's immigration policies. You can't fix this by flashing more pictures of brown people.- Ta-Nehisi Coates on the inability of white male voters to elect Mitt Romney in 2012.
This is not a "branding problem." This is a "problem problem." Latino voters didn't go crazy. Latino voters went voter.