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“We Count! The Black Agenda Is the American Agenda.”

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August 19, 2015

Remember when I posted this live C-Span? Lost a lot of Fb friends that day. The reason for this re-post will become clear when you hear… read more

Remember when I posted this live C-Span? Lost a lot of Fb friends that day. The reason for this re-post will become clear when you hear what Michael Eric Dyson had to say about Obama after his first two years in office and consider what has transpired since. Trying to get people to LOOK, #payattention to the BIG picture has been a daunting task, because many black people don't want to know the truth. They'd rather go with the parade of people cheering him on as "the first black president", rather than demanding political accountability, of which, there has been none. And of which, there should have been even more than just accountability, but also, we could have used some of that CHANGE, that became Obama's campaign slogan. Par for course, blacks never demanded any changes for blacks either. We were new players in the game and amid the political frenzy of the win, got caught up in the revelry of the win and never considered the "what now" that we have won? Now, here five years later, close

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“We Count! The Black Agenda Is the American Agenda.”

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