Fascinating Article from the WSJ

Obama and our Post-Modern Race Problem

The president always knew that his greatest appeal was not as a leader but as a cultural symbol.

by Shelby Steele, WSJ

12/30/09

“….Mr. Obama won the presidency by achieving a symbiotic bond with the American people: He would labor not to show himself, and Americans would labor not to see him. As providence would have it, this was a very effective symbiosis politically. And yet, without self-disclosure on the one hand or cross-examination on the other, Mr. Obama became arguably the least known man ever to step into the American presidency….”  Full Article at the Wall Street Journal Here

Happy New Year to a NEW America.  May Freedom Ring in 2010!

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