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Black President White Mask?

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AAPolitical Slugfest

AAPolitical Slugfest


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A new generation of African-American leaders, like President Obama and Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick seem to be moving away from the identity politics of their predecessors. But that has many in the black community feeling that a historic opportunity to address urban issues is slipping away... Let's talk about how there is no such thing as a black President, Read more of the Liz Halloran article at NPR  as she talks about how Black Leaders Ask: Where's Our President? and let's talk about this issue of the Black President and black disempowerment tonight...on the Slugfest, "if you can handle the truth."