First Black President?

Remember back in the last century, when Toni Morrison playfully dubbed Bill Clinton our first "Black President," adding that Clinton "displays almost every trope of blackness: single-parent household, born poor, working-class, saxophone-playing, McDonald's-and-junk-food-loving boy from Arkansas?"

Back then, it was considered cool to have a "black president"--as long as he was really white, of course! Full Story »

Posted by Rory O'Connor
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Subjects: Politics
Topics: Democrats, Democratic Nomination
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Posted by: Posted by Rory O'Connor - Jan 28, 2008 - 9:07 AM PST
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Edited by: Beth Wellington - Mar 18, 2008 - 4:15 PM PDT

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