Over the last 20 years you can watch the movement of young white men and women through the system, though many when they arrived in Syracuse didn't know their way to the Carrier Dome.
Ask "Mayor" Charles Anderson who, instead of becoming council president, was "dissed" by the party after being used as the emissary for liberal causes.
Like workers on an old Southern plantation, black Democrats get no respect until it's time for the leaders to depend on those programmed-vote, Democratic-all-the-time votes.
I've said it before and I'll say it again: African-American Democrats would vote for a Ku Klux Klan member in full costume as long as he's a Democrat. This November we'll have that chance but instead of "sporting" a hood this alleged racist, sexist, homophobe wears an Onondaga County Sheriff Deputies Uniform.