Mr. Obama has had the singular opportunity to unite the nation, demonstrating that skin color has nothing to do with opportunities in America. It would seem that with the increase in racial tensions, that he has made matters worse. Instead of uniting us, he has created divisions in our society that reverse the cause of racial progress.
It is reported that he made a trip during the 1990s to Kenya where he is alleged to have made some very disturbing comments. Here are some excerpts from a film about that trip.
Obama says in the film: “I’m deeply saddened by a sense that whites are still superior in this [Kenya] country, in some sense, that if you sit at a restaurant, they’re served before a Kenyan is served. If you go through customs, a white person is going to have an easier time going through customs.”
According to the producer of the forthcoming film,
The comments will provide further ammunition for Obama critics who claim that the president has used the office to stoke racial division, especially given his sympathies towards ‘Black Lives Matter’, a group whose ideological inspiration is a convicted cop killer on the FBI’s ‘Most Wanted Terrorists’ list.
Check out a much younger Obama talk about what he thought of racial issues on the next page: