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The Race Card … Again?

The election of Barack Obama in 2008 was historic for our nation, as he was the first African American to ever be elected to the presidency. But Obama has time and time again utilized the race card to his advantage or to disparage those he disagrees with, and the majority of Americans have grown sick and tired of it. We are meritocratic society, as the vast portion of us believe that you can build yourself up with hard work. But Obama constantly resorts to the race card out of mere petty politics. Let’s take a look at some of the instances where Obama played his favorite card and paid the price with his reputation.