See, historical references jest ain’t like the scriptures. They have these things called ‘Context’ and ‘Historical Milieu’ that have to be respected. Linkin’ such nasty terms to the Demoncrats juest don’ work since ol Tricky Dick debuted the ‘Southern Strategy in the 70′s to siphon off the racist element to the Republican Party.
(oh, and the raging puppy above is wildly anachronistic. The Peoples Party didn’t show up until the 1870′s in Utah politics.)