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Blacks and Same Sex Marriage

bulldog83 Wrote: May 21, 2012 8:41 AM
Teflon-Obam's epiphany will not make any difference at all to "black Americans." Nothing anyone says, does, commits or perpetrates will change the "black vote." It has been cemented into history that Democrat = "for the little people,the oppressed" Republican = racist, sexist, homophobic, zenophobic, islamophobic, anyone but white phobic and nothing will ever change that. It will only get worse.

Perhaps history will show that the first black president’s biggest contribution to black America was forcing this community to come to terms with its own identity and priorities.

By formalizing his support of same sex marriage, President Obama has pushed blacks to decide what is most important to them. The Biblical message they hear in church every Sunday, or the big government liberalism that they regularly vote for on Tuesday of Election Day.

I’ve often talked about what I call the “Sunday-Tuesday Gap’ in black America.

The black church has always played a central role in black American life. Blacks...