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Black Self Hatred On The Internet and other

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There is a lot of black self hatred on the internet from the left and from the right.... Also... in WASHINGTON, as reported by the Huffington Post — President Barack Obama avoided a racial controversy on his first Memorial Day in office by sending wreaths to separate memorials for Confederate soldiers and for blacks who fought against them during the Civil War. Last week, a group of about 60 professors petitioned the White House, asking the first black U.S. president to break tradition and not memorialize military members from the Confederacy, the group of Southern states that supported slavery. "The Arlington Confederate Monument is a denial of the wrong committed against African-Americans by slave owners, Confederates and neo-Confederates, through the monument's denial of slavery as the cause of secession and its holding up of Confederates as heroes," the petitioners said. "This implies that the humanity of Africans and African-Americans is of no significance." The White House ignored the request.... let's take a look and talk about it tonight, on the the political slugfest. "If you can handle the truth."