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BCAL Q & A: Obama First President That’s Black?

Posted on: November 5, 2008

We asked BCAL students: “How do you feel now that Barack Obama is our first president that is black?” Here’s what they had to say:

Kevin

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“It is good that the best candidate won in our presidential elect of Barack Obama.”

 

Marlyne

marlyne

“He’s a good man.”

 

Emanuel

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“The pigment in your skin has nothing to do with success.”

Christopher

chris

“It’s actually a blessing for somebody to break the barrier between politics and racism.”

 

Tianna

tiana

“It feels great! To know after all these years we finally have a president of color!”

 

Phylisha

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“This has been a longtime coming, it’s what we need right now.”

 

Symonia

phylisha

“African Americans can no longer say I can’t, he bridged the gap.”

 

Deanna

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” I feel very happy that history has been made! As a fellow Democratic, I look forward to seeing change.”

 

Milton

milton

“I feel that things have changed for the better and that he gave the black community a heart; meaning that he gave us hope for a better tomorrow. ”

 

Phoebe

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“I think having Obama as a president is an opportunity for people to be more united as a country and not separated by race, culture or ethnicity.” 

Nisha

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“Personally, even though everybody is overjoyed with the fact that there is color in the white house, I see his elect as just any other. His color doesn’t really matter to me. His actions are what will make the difference. Not his race.”Daniel

daniel2

“I see this as a time of history that makes a bridge to equality.”

Tiffany

tiffany

“I’m excited”

Deanna (B.C Student)

deanna

“I feel very happy that history has been made! As a fellow Democrat, I look forward to change.


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