POLITICS
08/15/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Eric Holder: We Haven't Achieved Racial Equality Yet

Eric Holder could have had a career as a rock star if he never bothered to study law. The United States Attorney General stood centerstage in front of a sea of mostly other attorneys and members of the NAACP on Monday, July 13, as he gave the keynote speech at the 25th Annual Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr. Memorial Luncheon. They whistled, clapped, and even yelled his name while pumping their fists in the air. As he smiled at the crowd, someone yelled out "We got your back!"

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