Obama's perspective on America, whites, our culture and history, is mainstream black male. The delusion is in our refusal to accept the the harsh reality, major and insurmountable differences between us.
To paraphase what Lincoln told a visiting delegation of freedmen in 1863, "Our people are so different, the gulf so great, I sorry, we cannot live together." (after the war)
This is our future, a demographic race, not one of ideas and the character of a person.