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President Obama and Racial Division in America

robert60 Wrote: Nov 03, 2012 11:31 AM
Powell got his start in Washington thanks to Ronald Reagan, who saw his talent when he was anonymous. His career flourished under Bush41. For him to turn on these men and their party for racial politics is despicable. Powell turns out to be just another hot-house affirmative action orchid.

Before Barack Obama was elected as our 44th president, I issued a warning to my radio listeners: As much as I was eager to see a black man (and black family) in the White House, if he was the wrong man for the job, rather than bringing greater racial unity to America, he would bring greater racial strife.

I truly wish I had been wrong about this, but the facts speak for themselves. And clearly, this is not rocket science.

For the most part, a white, Hispanic, or Asian vote for Barack Obama in 2008 demonstrated that Americans were...