Fear of a Black President

Posted by on Sep 5, 2012 in Chapter Corner, News | 0 comments

by Ta-Nehisi Coates, Senior Editor of the Atlantic. This article outlines the paradox that has been highlighted during President Obama’s presidency: how a white President can speak more openly about race than a Black President; in addition, to supplementing a narrative of the manifestations of racism towards black integration and the black response. A Snippet The irony of President Barack Obama is best captured in his comments on the death of Trayvon Martin, and...

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