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I like your style Obama

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Outstanding stance from Obama, when asked about someone not voting for him based upon his race:

How do you deal with the idea that some people might not vote for you because of your race?
Racism is a function of our society. There are some people who aren’t going to vote for me because I’ve got big ears. Part of my optimism about Americans is that I don’t think they expect me to be deracialized in order to represent them.

read the rest of the Q&A here courtesy of Time Magazine

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