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What Do I Tell My Black Child If Obama Loses?

jweatherspoon Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 1:57 PM
Geeze Larry...I guess you could tell them the truth and simple state, "American Citizens Won".
Texas Chris Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 2:25 PM
But did we?

True, that Obama is a hideous president. But sadly, tho I am a Republican, I see no major difference in Romney.
Milt37 Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 2:20 PM
jw,

It's obvious that you only read the title, not the article.

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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