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Who Failed Chicago?

BINGO. They forget that a totally white nation, Britain was responsible for stopping the slave trade from Africa via Wilburforces lifelong dedication to eradicating this blot from Britains history. I Do NOT have any guilt regarding slavery, my family came over on the late boats, Dad's 1898 and Ma's 1923, from England. My own maternal Grandfather was a Child Labor slave, working in the textile mills as a child at age 7, doing a dangerous job at first..taking the lint off the floor below the looms, if a kid got to big, they could lose their heads. I don't have any animosity towards the white mill owners, that was the way it was back in the day, Granpa spent his life in the textile mills and ThanK GOD he got a job in the town where I
Tea Party in Wisconsin formerlyTea Party Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 11:33 AM
was born, as AN AMERICAN. The black race IS NOT the only people who have suffered at the hands of the more powerful. They ignore that Barry isn't an American Black with the same history, his history via his presumed Daddy was of kidnapping/selling their ancestors to the slavers.
On Tuesday, President Obama and the first lady used the State of the Union spotlight to pay tribute to an innocent teenage girl shot and killed by Chicago gang thugs. On Friday, Obama will travel to the Windy City to decry violence and crusade for more gun laws in the town with the strictest gun laws and bloodiest gun-related death tolls in America.

Does the White House really want to open up a national conversation about the state of Chicago? OK, let's talk.

Obama, his wife, his campaign strategists, his closest cronies and his biggest bundlers all hail from Chicago. Senior adviser and...