Very Good Question About Obama's Speech Today:?

In Barack's speech today he says: "to condemn [Reverend Wright's comments] without understanding its roots only serves to widen the chasm of misunderstanding that exists between the races." Then he says this: "I can no more disown [Reverend Wright] than I can my white... show more In Barack's speech today he says:

"to condemn [Reverend Wright's comments] without understanding its roots only serves to widen the chasm of misunderstanding that exists between the races."

Then he says this:

"I can no more disown [Reverend Wright] than I can my white grandmother..." "... who on more than one occasion has uttered racial or ethnic stereotypes that made me cringe."



Why is it when a white is being racist about blacks it just makes him cringe...
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...when a black is being racist about whites, whites need to understand the root of their anger?????????
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