Perspectives on Race

A Discussion about Events Concerning Race

A Job Too Big for Obama?

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The article below discusses the pervasiveness of racism in American society. It provides an overview of the historical context of racism and suggests that racism will not be dismantled anytime in the near future, despite the recent election of Barack O’bama. The writer of the article argues that Obama does not have the potential to change race relations in our society.

What do you think?

://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/04/opinion/04patterson.html?_r=1&sq=racism&st=cse&adxnnl=1&scp=7&adxnnlx=1258426971-v5OAqMrH2bK5zrLEE/aHlw

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Written by carlyeg

November 17, 2009 at 3:06 am

Posted in Uncategorized

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