These comments, delivered on July 25th, 2011 before the National Council of La Raza, are chilling:
As are these, delivered to a Univision audience on March 28th, 2011:
and these, spoken during a February 14th, 2013 Google Hangout:
As well as any of these other comments, uttered by the current president:
They are chilling because now the president said this on November 19th, 2014:
Obama has now effectively exercised power he said he had not, behaved as the emperor he claimed he was not, and bypassed Congress as he pledged he would not: Read more...
Do you remember this:
I recall the above, and white governors fighting to keep blacks out of universities, church and house bombings, the King assassination… What kept all I saw and heard from destroying the belief that I could accomplish anything? Good parents, and the influence of black church leaders.
In my youth, church officials were the most powerful and influential black political leaders, whether they held elected office or not. Blacks WENT TO CHURCH then, even more than now, including those who would not know Jesus if He slapped them upside the head. The black church dealt with families. It caused businesses to thrive or die. It directed the vote. It impacted nearly every aspect of black life. Read more...