” The first black president will be a politician who is black. “


” Obama was elected in a flourish of promise that many in the African-American community believed would help not only to symbolize African-American progress since the Civil War and Civil Rights Acts but that his presidency would result in doors opening in the halls of power as had never been seen before by black America. “


” What is blackness? Is it the way you talk? Do you got to say, ‘Dey this, dey dat.’ Or the way you dress? Or is it the forgiving of certain things? What is black enough? “


” Certain black leaders would believe that you have to go through their prism: ‘If I lay my hand on you, you’re OK.’ So many people have made a living off of the pimping of race. “


” Many voted in 2008 with the desire to see racism and racists humiliated by having a qualified black man elected president. “



All 5 Douglas Wilder Quotes about Black in picture


The first black president will be a politician who is black.
Obama was elected in a flourish of promise that many in the African-American community believed would help not only to symbolize African-American progress since the Civil War and Civil Rights Acts but that his presidency would result in doors opening in the halls of power as had never been seen before by black America.
What is blackness? Is it the way you talk? Do you got to say,
Certain black leaders would believe that you have to go through their prism:
Many voted in 2008 with the desire to see racism and racists humiliated by having a qualified black man elected president.

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