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Voting Is Business, Not Personal.

Joe Biden knows what comes next.

“Dewey Defeats Truman.” President-Elect Truman holds a newspaper erroneously titled, predicting his election loss. | 1948 | Photo Credit: W. Eugene Smith / Getty Images

Harry Truman was a racist.

But on the night of the 1948 Presidential election, as the newspapers declared that Republican Thomas Dewey had beaten Democrat Harry Truman for President, the truth is, Black voters in the North had made Truman President of the United States.

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Bumpyjonas

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