In response to:

What Do I Tell My Black Child If Obama Loses?

coveyrise Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 7:49 AM
Larry, you might want to tell your child that if Barack Obama had not been a liar and misled the American People he probably would have been re-elected. You might also go on to tell your child that regardless of skin color one of the most important things any of us can do is to live by a set of moral principles and standards to always be truthful and honest.
Eleanor32 Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 8:18 AM
Actually, I would say that you should tell your child that if Barack Obama had not been a liar and misled the American People he WOULD have been reelected -- in a landslide. Yes, character really does count.
Wes136 Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 8:09 AM
coveyrise:

VERY, VERY WELL SAID ! ! ! ! !

What do I tell my black child if Barack Obama, America's first black president, loses his bid for re-election? This is a question many parents are asking themselves -- especially those who would blame the loss on racism.

Jubilant black parents on the front pages of newspapers, the day after Barack Obama won the presidency in 2008, said things like, "for the first time" they could "sincerely" say to their children that a black person could realistically aspire to become president of the United States.

The New York Times wrote: "That a new day had dawned was immediately...

Related Tags: Racism Obama Barack Obama