Sunday, September 5, 2010

During the 2008 political campaign, then-Senator Barack Obama called for a nationaldiscussion on race. Later, Attorney General Eric Holder called us a nation of cowards for not having such discussions:

He said that Americans are afraid to talk about race, adding that “certain subjects are off-limits and that to explore them risks at best embarrassment and at worst the questioning of one’s character.”

So let’s try to honor these doubtless well-intended requests.

It’s entirely possible that President Obama has poisoned the well for at least a generation...MORE@