Can you imagine a white candidate getting away with creating a coalition of “Whites for ______?”
Or ANY candidate encouraging voters to support him primarily based on his race? How much further can Obama distance himself from Martin Luther King’s dream that every person be judge based on the “content of their character” rather than the “color of their skin”?
The Leftist obsession with race is unhealthy, divisive and downright disgusting. Quit playing the race card and focus on the ISSUES for once!
Obama, on behalf of his reelection campaign, announces their strategy to court African-American voters, a voting bloc that he heavily secured during his first run. In 2008, Obama received 95% of the black vote. Obama’s campaign statement is below.
Today, we’re announcing the 2012 launch of African Americans for Obama.
There’s no better time than African American History Month to consider the tremendous progress we’ve made through the sacrifice of so many—or a better time to commit to meeting the very real challenges we face right now.
Cross posted at ThoughtsFromAConservativeMom.com