Skip to comments.Our Partisan President
Posted on 08/27/2013 9:06:56 AM PDT by LucianOfSamasota
Its ironic that President Obama so often carps about politics blaming politics as usual or hyperpartisanship for everything from the lack of economic growth to joblessness to climate change when he is the most relentlessly partisan president in recent memory. Obama is a staunch left liberal who finds it very difficult to rise above politics and attempt to unite the country. Arguably, his very best speech, the one delivered in Tucson after the Gabby Giffords shooting, did transcend partisanship. It was an outlier.
The president inserted himself into the Trayvon Martin story in a deeply irresponsible manner. Disregarding the cases complexities (the fact that Zimmerman was clearly in a fight, the fact that not a particle of evidence suggested racial animus on Zimmermans part, the fact that Zimmerman had alerted police to strangers of every description), the president legitimized the racial-incitement tactics of Sharpton and Co. by suggesting that a son of his would resemble Trayvon. A son of Obamas might also resemble Chancey Luna or James Edwards, two of the perpetrators of the depraved murder last week in Oklahoma. That teaches us what, exactly?
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I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia the sons of former slaves
and will bash in the heads of the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood. and get no approbation from the President or their community.
I have a dream that one day even the state of Mississippi, a state sweltering with the heat of injustice, sweltering with the heat of oppression, will be transformed into an oasis of
freedom and justice EBT cards and bastard babies.
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will
not be judged by the color of their skin but and not by the content of their character.
I have a dream today.
I have a dream that one day down in Alabama, with its vicious racists, with its governor having his lips dripping with the words of interposition and nullification -- one day right there in Alabama little black boys and black girls will be able to join hands with little white boys and white girls
as sisters and brothers. and beat them to a pulp on school buses.
I have a dream today.
I have a dream that one day every
valley politician shall be exalted, and every hill and mountain shall be made low exactly the same height by law, the rough places will be made plain like Detroit, and the crooked places will be made straight like Chicago, and the glory of the Lord The One shall be revealed and all flesh shall see it together.
Sons Of Barack's!
What part of SAUL ALINSKY STREET ORGANIZER did yinz all not understand before electing this guy??