POLITICS
10/02/2014 08:56 am ET

Barack Obama's Safety

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We’ve become accustomed to the sight of a black President governing through these dangers—ever-present, contextual, and undiminished—in the way that sirens become ambient sound in New York City. This is one of the less frequently noted accomplishments of his Presidency.

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