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Obama Racial Speech

The Personal Responsibilty to End Racial Profiling

Mark Thompson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Thompson

The "personal responsibility" argument suggests that there is some inherent pathology within African Americans that is disabling. The word plays well politically among moderate and conservative Whites.

Is a Consolation Lynching Coming?

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

Will fanatical conservatives, who had such a serious problem with America electing a black president, see an opportunity for a consolation prize, of sorts, by taking down Michael Steele as RNC chairman?

Obama Race Speech: Read The Full Text

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.28.2015 | Politics

UPDATES: Barack Obama Big News Page Remarks of Senator Barack Obama "A More Perfect Union" Constitution Center Philadelphia, Pennsylvania W...

Olbermann on Obama: An Audition For President

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Howard Kurtz's "Listen, dude, do you really want the sex?" segment was so good, someone else had it five days earlier: Dan Abrams and his crew -- including the same clips in the same order from the same reporters.

Obama Speech: Religious Groups, Universities Respond

NY Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The speech Senator Barack Obama delivered Tuesday morning has been viewed more than 1.6 million times on YouTube and is being widely e-mailed. While c...

Obama Discusses Speech: "I Have No Idea How This Plays Out Politically"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Following his big speech on race Tuesday in Philadelphia, Obama sat down with ABC's "Nightline" and reflected on its potential impact: Obama believes...

Jon Stewart Gets All Earnest On Us! Obama Race Speech "Spoke To Americans As Though They Were Adults"

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Jon Stewart and the Daily Show gang have had easier targets of mockery than Barack Obama delivering one of the most warmly received speeches of the ca...