Hey, let’s do an experiment.

Let’s view the Syria conflict and whether it is in our national interest to authorize use of force, and what force, and when, and the timing, and everything about it, through the prism of liberal racial politics.

I know, it’s stupid to try it.  Consider this a “thought piece,” not a prediction of what actually would happen:

I’m not sure what he means by “Blackenstein”

(h/t Twitchy)

I agree with those opposing Obama, but they’re racist and I’m Not

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Oh damn, I keep forgetting, he’s black

(h/t Twitchy)

Result: It might work

Even the usual Obama supporters would keep silent for fear of being called racist for opposing Obama:

Hollywood Reporter Asner Syria