Posts tagged ‘leftists’


July 13th, 2009

They had “Hope”, they wanted “Change”, and they believed it would come with transparency and with show trials. Many saw their dream candidate – the product decades of AA/EEO – in a slender articulate Black man – one without the obvious chicanery of Al Sharpton or Jessie Jackson. Questions about his eligibility or his background were scornfully waived aside and branded “racism”. Some believed he was the anti-Bush, and he would “end the war”. Others just saw their own reflection, and believed they’d be getting free money and reparations. They all chanted “Yes,- yes we can!”