Black People Politics : What if the president was white instead of black?

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  1. Ankhur

    Ankhur Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Looking at the record of appointees, executive orders, laws put into place, new wars, bail outs, corporate welfare, attacks on unions and the public facilites that folks depend on

    A hypothetical question, the kind of question that the former president said he did not like

    What would most black folks opinion be of the president if he was white?

    Food for thought
     
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    I think they are using Obama's "black-ness" to make it easier to stick their noses in non-white countries.

    Using a black person as a scapegoat also detracts from blaming the White elite - who are the real villians. White people love to project their own racism and evilness onto others.
     
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    This could be titled acting as a strawman.
     
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    - all one need do is see any thread on George W. Bush.....
     
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    "I judge people by their actions, not by the color of their skin!"
     
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    This needs no discussion. We all KNOW what would happen....
     
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    I dunno , thats why I bumped it
     
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    If I liked and voted for him,I would still be the same way. But your questioned is flawed. If he was white, he really wouldn't be catching hell like Obama. Reagan raised the debt ceiling 17 times..no problem. Obama has to fight to do it even once. Also,was any of those president labeled a dictator because of it. What you are trying to do is compare apples and oranges. If he was white, much of America would be happy because it would be the status quo.
     
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