Politics & Government

September 18, 2009 5:29 PM

There's no denying Obama's race plays a role in protests

While protests focusing on the president are an occupational hazard of living in the White House, some of the criticism of Obama has the unmistakable stench of racism. For example, a recent poster making the rounds shows Obama outfitted in full African witch doctor gear, complete with headdress, above the words "OBAMACARE coming to a clinic near you." But would it have been different had Hillary Clinton won?

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