Black People Politics : Abdul-Jabbar: 'Being Dismissed by One Party and Taken for Granted by Another' Has Hurt Blacks

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  1. Clyde C Coger Jr

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    In the Spirit of Truth,



    Abdul-Jabbar: 'Being Dismissed by One Party and Taken for Granted by Another' Has Hurt Blacks



    Abdul-Jabbar was asked if Democrats are taking African-Americans for granted.

    “African-Americans need to vote. They need to run for office themselves and they need to vote and they need to pay attention to what’s going on and let their elected representatives know that they are watching. Politicians usually pay attention to that because they need votes, and if that happens they don’t get away with the things they have been getting away with,” he said ...




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    Abdul-Jabbar: 'Being Dismissed by One Party and Taken for Granted by Another' Has Hurt Blacks

    “African-Americans need to vote. They need to run for office themselves.'
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    Former NBA player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar delivers remarks at the 2016 Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on July 28, 2016. (Photo by Anthony Behar/Sipa USA via AP)



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    You think if enough people say what Kareem is saying that Black people will wake up and do something about it? :hearthis::Zzz:
     
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    Depends on his audience, or, his following, unfortunately.

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