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What Do I Think? Let Me Check My Demographics…
March 20, 2008, 2:47 pm
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Is it possible to admire the rhetoric of a speech, and at the same time criticize its contents? Absolutely. While some Americans were deeply moved by Barack Obama’s race speech, other commentators have dismissed it uncategorically and unequivocally as the speech of a ‘mere politician.’ Some went on to call it the beginning of the end of his viable candidacy for the presidency of the United States. None of these commentators defined what they meant by ‘mere politician.’ They don’t have to.  All of us, unfortunately, already know what that means.

The line that gives it away is the one in which he said, “I can no more disown him [Reverend Wright] than I can disown the black community.”

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