BEN CARSON: There are a lot of people in the black community who actually think the way that I do. but it's very risky to actually say it. Because then you'll be called a name. You'll be scorned.
That is what the established progressive party wants. They don't want anybody to speak out against this.
And they want to demonize anybody who does so because they want to maintain their power. I think a lot of people are starting to wake up. I'm not sure they'll be able to maintain this grasp over the black community going into the future...
Education is the great divide in this country. It doesn't matter what your ethnic background or your socio-economic background is. If you get a good education, you write your own ticket. End of story. No ifs, ands and buts about it.
During slavery, it was illegal to teach a slave to read. Why do you think that was? Because even those evil masters knew an educated man is a free man.