I can easily imagine Obama sitting down and talking to any leader - or any person - in the world, with no baggage of past servitude or race supremacy to mar their talks.
The infinite faith I have in people's ability to understand anything that makes sense has always been justified, finally, by their behavior.
I think that wealthy white people would like to have a country that resembles the Fifties, when all the minorities were tucked away in ghettos and paid in very low wages but on the surface it was very bright and shiny and free and the rest of the world would look on it longingly.
From infancy, I have relied on the fiercely sweet spirits of black men; and this is abundantly clear in my work.
Kevin A. Ford