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What Do I Tell My Black Child If Obama Loses?

gmann2012 Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 8:50 AM
Kmassey: If you really believe this nonsense, then YOU are the problem. Obama was elected without proper vetting, and still today we do not have answers. Yet your hate and personal racism tells me, that any man, or woman, regardless of color should be able to run regardless of color.... Obama is simply not qualified. Never was. His record is abysmal! And ignoring that horrible record, of course..its not ever his fault..its someone elses fault!

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...

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