Obama and Morehouse: The Bell Tolls

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When I entered Morehouse College, in the late summer of 2004, I was told, quite literally, that there was a bell that tolled for me. Along with several hundred other freshmen, I had just moved onto campus, and was…

OUR COMMON GROUND Omnibus‘s insight:

"A more holistic assessment of the disparities in America—and of the actors who neglect to remedy them—has to include the role that Congress has played, and what everyday Americans can do to challenge our government into action. Coates, for example, targets “the timidity [the Obama Administration] showed in addressing a foreclosure crisis which devastated black America."

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