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I Didn’t Vote for Obama in 2008, but I’ll be First To Do So in 2012

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During the campaign, I was thousands of miles away, but as I watched it unfold, it was painfully obvious to me that America is nowhere near being post-racial and the southern strategy is not dead. I knew, that if elected, Barack Obama would become the object of the keenest scrutiny any President has ever been subjected to and his race, birthplace, indeed birthright and religion would dominate social concerns. America has not disappointed me.

As I’ve watched President Obama labor against impossible odds, one thing became obvious to me, I would cast my vote for him in 2012 because his presidency calls upon all the ugliness that this nation needs to face.

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Obama was the one who started the "post-racial" no... by Jimmy Green on Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 7:15:22 PM
I don't think I eluded to who was responsible for ... by Fay Paxton on Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 10:05:00 AM
This is a partisan Democrat site. I would not clas... by Bill Samuel on Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 7:26:10 PM
I don't know what kind of site this is. I don't kn... by Fay Paxton on Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 10:12:14 AM
the GOP and their candidates and policies are nean... by Jillian Barclay on Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 10:41:43 PM
If you take the approach that you have to vote for... by Bill Samuel on Friday, Jun 1, 2012 at 8:02:48 PM